Cheeky Nandos Restaurant chain admits using McCains chips

first_imgFans of high street restaurant chain Nando’s are incredulous today after the firm admitted using McCain’s frozen chips in its dishes.The revelations, which emerged after a former employee spoke with a local newspaper, left scores of supporters shocked on Twitter.The firm says it has an “exclusive” recipe as part of a partnership with McCain Food Services.It means they may not be the same as what consumers cook at home from the freezers.”Our hugely popular chips are developed in partnership with McCain Food Services and the specific recipe is exclusive to Nando’s,” a spokesperson told the BBC. Nando’s chicken pitta and chips, from McCain’sCredit:Ali1 / Stockimo / Alamy Stock Photo  Nando's chicken pitta and chips, from McCain's Want the best of The Telegraph direct to your email and WhatsApp? Sign up to our free twice-daily  Front Page newsletter and new  audio briefings. “They aren’t the same as their grocery products such as oven chips.” So Nandos has been serving us McCain’s frozen chips? 🤣🤣🤣🤣— Chipo Givhi (@ChipsChaps) February 27, 2018 Nandos admitting to using McCain chips is the revelation of the year so far— Dale (@OhItsDale) February 27, 2018last_img read more