With a sprinkle of salt and a dash of vinegar in the chip shop, or steaming hot from the oven, chips are a traditional British staple.
To mark Chip Week from February 18-24, we have delicious recipes from celebrity chefs Gordon Ramsay and Martha Stewart to rustle up your own homecooked chips during the week.
Bursting with flavour, and healthy – Gordon's chips are oven roasted and use minimal oil – go for traditional delights with Gordon Ramsay's chunky chips.
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Or opt for Martha's America twist with thin, evenly sliced and crunchy beets with Martha Stewart's Beet chips.
For making super-speedy chips at home try the Tefal Actifry. The kitchen gadget essentially functions as a deep fat fryer – without the deep fat. Using as little as one spoonful of oil, it produces crunchy, healthy chips in a matter of minutes. All ActiFry models are available nationwide and have an RRP of £199.99.
With chippies and restaurants across the country running events, offers and activities this week, enjoy one of Britain's favourite treats on the run. Find out more at chips.lovepotatoes.co.uk.
Lemon and parsley chicken with chips
Pesto cod and chips
Chunky chips with fruity chip shop curry