What is a tortilla chip?

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mensaque October 24, 2011
You are a patient,patient person,SKK!Bless your heart...I thought of sooo many answers to this question...None of them as polite as yours,hahaha!
 
SKK October 23, 2011
A tortilla chip is a snack food made from corn tortillas, which are cut into wedges and then fried (alternatively they may be discs pressed out of corn masa then fried or baked). Corn tortillas are made of corn, vegetable oil, salt and water. Although first mass-produced in Los Angeles in the late 1940s,[1] tortilla chips are considered to be a Mexican food, known as tostados.[2] Though usually made of yellow corn (as pictured), they can also be made of white, blue, or red corn. Some manufacturers include many other ingredients including wheat and sugar and MSG. Source:Wikipedia
 
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