‘I am Frazzled looking at it!’ Crisp-lover is stunned after he finds ‘the world’s biggest Frazzle in a £1 multipack bag
- Sean Stewart found it in a packet from Iceland in Glasgow’s West End, Scotland
- Mr Stewart, 22, says the crisp was ‘poking out’ and shows it against a regular one
- He called it a ‘Mary Poppins bag’ in the Twitter post which has nearly 3,000 likes
- There was controversy when Frazzles did not make the top 20 crisps list in March
A crisp-lover found a giant triple-size Frazzle crisp when he opened his packet of the bacon-flavoured snacks.
Sean Stewart, 22, from north Lanarkshire in Scotland, found himself in hysterics when he discovered the ‘world’s biggest’ Frazzle.
He bought the packet as part of a £1 multipack from the supermarket Iceland in Glasgow’s West End, on Monday.
Truly frazzled: Sean Stewart, 22, was left gobsmacked when he found a supersize Frazzle in his £1 multipack bought from Iceland in Glasgow, Scotland
In a hilarious photo posted on Twitter, he props up the super-sized corn-crisp next to a regular one at his desk.
He wrote: ‘Check the size a this frazzle man. Am frazzled looking at it.’
Mr Stewart’s picture has attracted nearly 3,000 likes and left people scratching their brow about how it managed to fit inside.
The bacon-flavoured crisp was created in 1975 and has received some recent controversy as it did not make the Channel 5’s Favourite Crisps programme
Rhodri Wyn Jones said: ‘I can’t understand how this is possible. Unless you’ve grafted one frazzle to another to make one big super frazzle?!’
‘The bag was already open and it was poking out. Was raging. Thought it would be soggy when a pulled this out – a Mary Poppins bag a Frazzles’, The north Lanarkshire man replied.
@akira-direwolf commented: ‘That’s got to be a Guinness world record of a Frazzle.
While @conorbrn added simply: ‘That is class.’
Beth Atkin said the hefty crisp was ‘literally what I dream about.’
Channel 5 ranked Britain’s favourite crisps in this pyramid formation, with Doritos, Pringles and Walkers dominating the list
Britain’s top 20 crisps
6) Walkers Sensations
7) Golden Wonders
9) Hula Hoops
11) Monster Munch
15) Salt and Vinegar Chipsticks
16) Mini Cheddar
17) Burton’s Fish and Chips
18) Salt and Vinegar Squares
19) Walkers Salt n Shake
20) Nik Naks
Shaun Hendo said it had made quite the impression: ‘Nah that [crisp] is an absolute belter.’
Frazzles made headlines following the controversial Channel 5 documentary which saw them missed from Britain’s top twenty best crisps list – with Walkers, Pringles and Doritos given the top spot.
Watchers branded the results ‘absolutely sickening’ and a ‘s***show’ – with Kettle, Sensations, Tyrrells and McCoys ranked second best.
The Crisp Connoisseur expressed outrage about a handful of crisps given no mention: ‘No French Fries. No Discos. No Skips. No Frazzles. No Space Raiders. No integrity. #BritainsFavouriteCrisps.’
‘No Frazzles & No Discos?!?!? Mini Cheddars aren’t even flipping crisps either’, Sky Sports presenter Hayley McQueen wrote on Twitter.
Jack Stirling wrote: ‘Skips not even in the top 20. What’s the actual point? Shows how f***ed democracy is in this country.’
Frazzles were first produced in the UK in 1975. Despite being bacon-flavour, the corn-based crisps are suitable for vegetarians.