You’ve had a great day at work or school, and now you’re home with a bag full of chips.
What should you do with them?
Should you eat them immediately?
Or toss them out?
If you’re anything like me, you probably don’t want to throw away food, even though you might be tempted to.
In fact, I’m pretty sure I’d rather eat my chips than throw them away.
After all, they’re already gone, and I’m hungry.
I decided to try out some new recipes using leftover chips.
These recipes include things like chipotle chicken tacos, cheesy potato skins and spicy mac & cheese.
And guess what?
They turned out delicious
Make a chip salad or sandwich
If you have leftover chips, try making a chip salad or wrap them into sandwiches. It’s a great way to use up leftovers and save money.
Make a breakfast hash
Breakfast hash is a delicious dish that combines eggs, bacon, potatoes, and cheese. This recipe is easy to make and tastes amazing!
Add chips to your tacos for crunch and flavor
Tacos are a great way to get your kids to eat healthy. Kids love tacos because they are fun and tasty. But if you want to give your child something else besides taco shells, try adding chips to the mix. Chips are a great addition to any meal. They provide texture and crunch while adding flavor to your meals. And they are super easy to make. Just toss together a bag of tortilla chips with salsa, sour cream, and shredded cheese. Add a side of fruit for dessert.
Bake them into bread or cookies
If you want to bake chips into a cookie or bread, you can simply put them into a muffin tin and pop them in the oven. Bake them until golden brown. Then top with butter and sprinkle with salt and pepper. Or, you can cut them into strips and dip them in chocolate.
Add them to oatmeal
Oatmeal is a breakfast staple that everyone loves. It’s filling and delicious. But sometimes, we want to change things up a bit. Try adding chips to your morning bowl of oats. Simply toss a handful of chips into your favorite oatmeal recipe. This works well with banana nut bread, cinnamon rolls, and even pancakes.
Use them as a candy coating
You can use these as a candy coating. Just melt them down in the microwave and pour onto a baking sheet lined with parchment paper. Let cool completely and break off pieces.
Use them as topping on pizza, pasta, and salads
You can use these as topping on pizza, spaghetti, and salad. Just melt them down into a bowl and mix well. Pour onto a baking sheet lined parchment paper. Let cool and break off pieces. It’s great for dipping fruit, popcorn, pretzels, and other treats.
Put them in ice cream sundaes and milkshakes
Use them as topping on pizza,pasta, and salads. Just melt them down in a bowl and mix well. Pour onto a baking sheet covered with parchment paper. Let cool completely and break off pieces.
It’s great for dipping fruit,popcorn, pretzels,and other treats. Put them in ice cream sundae and milkshake
Freeze them and use them in smoothies
You can put them in ice cream sunday and milkshakes. Use them as toppin on pizza, pasta, and salads. Just melted them down in a bowl mix well pour into a baking sheet covered with paper. Let cool completely. Break off pieces. It’s great for dipping fruit popcorn,pretzels,and other treat. Freeze them and use them in Smoothies.
Make a chip dip like guacamole or salsa
Freeze them and use them in ice cream sundays and milkshakes. Put them in ice cream sundaes and milkshakes. Add them to pizza, pasta, and salad. Just melt them down in a bowl and mix well pour into a pan covered with paper. Let it cool completely. Break off chunks. It’s great for dips.
Make a chip Dip like Guacamole or Salsa
Put them in ice cream sundae and milkshake. Put them in pizza, pasta, and Salad. Melt them down in a bowl. Mix well pour into a pan. Cover with paper. Let it freeze. Take off paper. Break off chunks.
Add them to your soup for crunch and thickness
You can make a delicious chip dip like guacomole or salsa using frozen corn kernels. Simply thaw them in the refrigerator overnight and drain any liquid from them. Then mash them with a fork. Add chopped tomatoes, cilantro, lime juice, salt, pepper, and garlic powder. Serve immediately.
Put in a party bowl for guests to munch on
If you love Mexican flavors but don’t want to spend hours making homemade guacamole, try freezing corn kernels instead. Just place them in a freezer bag and freeze them until they’re ready to use. Once they’ve been thawed, drain off any liquid and mash them with a fork or potato masher. Add chopped tomatoes, chopped cilantro, lime juice or lemon juice, salt, pepper, and minced garlic. Serve immediately.
Add them to soups for extra texture and flavor
You can make a tasty tomato soup by adding frozen corn kernels to your favorite recipe. Simply thaw them overnight in the refrigerator and drain any liquid from the corn. Then add them to your soup along with other ingredients. For instance, if you’re making minestrone soup, add diced carrots, celery, and green beans. Or, if you’re making chicken noodle soup, add cooked noodles and shredded chicken.
Use them in macaroni and cheese
To make a creamy macaroni and cheese, simply mix together 1 cup of milk, 2 cups of elbow macaroni, 1/2 cup of grated sharp Cheddar cheese, and 1 tablespoon of butter. Stir well and let sit for about 5 minutes. Then stir in 3 tablespoons of flour and continue stirring until thickened. Pour into a greased 9×13 baking dish and bake at 350 degrees F for 30 minutes.
Add to pancake batter for crunchy bits or use them as a topping
Macaroni and Cheese is a classic comfort food that everyone loves. It’s easy to make, but it takes a bit of practice to get the right consistency. This recipe uses elbow macaroni because it cooks faster than other shapes. To make this recipe even easier, you can buy pre-shredded cheese! Just follow the directions below.
1 Heat oven to 375°F. Grease a 13 x 9 inch pan.
2 In a medium saucepan, melt butter over low heat. Add flour and whisk constantly until smooth. Gradually pour in milk while continuing to whisk. Bring mixture to a boil; reduce heat and simmer, stirring occasionally, for 10 minutes. Remove from heat and add cheese. Whisk until melted. Season with salt and pepper.
Put in salads for added texture and flavor
You can add pasta to salads for extra texture and flavor. Try adding cooked pasta to a salad mix, such as spinach, tomatoes, cucumbers, and feta cheese. Or try tossing cooked pasta into a green salad. For a creamy dressing, combine pasta with olive oil, lemon juice, garlic, and Parmesan cheese.
Use them as toppings on soups
Pasta can be used as a topping on soup. Add cooked pasta to a bowl of soup and top with grated cheese, chopped parsley, and/or other herbs.
Add pasta to casseroles
Cooked pasta adds great flavor and texture to casseroles. Toss cooked pasta with tomato sauce, cream, and cheese for a delicious side dish.
How can you reuse chips?
Potato chips are a great snack but not everyone likes the texture of the chips after they are cooked. So how can we reuse these chips? One way is to freeze them. Freeze the chips for about 24 hours and then put them into a freezer bag. This will help preserve the flavor and crispiness of the chips. You can also store them in the refrigerator. Just place the chips in a bowl and pour milk over them. Let them sit overnight and then drain off the milk. This will help remove any extra moisture from the chips. Now you can enjoy your favorite chips again!
What can I do with leftover chip shop chips?
If you have any leftovers from your chip shop, you can use them to make a delicious snack. Simply put them into a sandwich bag and pop them in the freezer until you need them. To reheat, simply take them out of the freezer and place them in a pan of hot water for about 10 minutes. This will help to thaw them out and soften them. Once soft, drain off the water and serve.
How can you reuse potato chips?
You can reuse chips by placing them into a paper bag and sealing it tightly. Then place the sealed bag in the freezer for about 30 minutes. This process helps to preserve the flavor of the chips. After thawing the frozen chips, remove the bag from the freezer and let the chips sit for another 15 minutes. Now you can enjoy the chips again.