Here's the secret behind how Pringles are made

Life-affirming.

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The moment you've all been waiting for has arrived: we've finally discovered how Pringles are made, HALLELUJAH!

Those sleepless nights wondering how they shaped the crisps into such a heavenly form are over, because this two-minute video explains all. Check it out...

Yep, we've just had our minds blown and while the process of making crisps - on paper, at least - sounds straight forward and kind of boring, the way Pringles are created is fascinating. There's also something strangely hypnotic about this video, whether it's seeing the magic actually happen or the soothing narration, we're not quite sure.

We're taken on a step-by-step guide through the process, starting with an ingredient ratio of 1/3 water to 2/3 potato flakes, and corn starch mixed in. It then rolls out into what look like sheets of pasta, before the dough-like goods are shaped.

But let's face it, we're not about to try making these at home - yet are somehow grateful for knowing the genius methods behind the curved snack.

Source: Science Channel

In fact, you'll be hard pressed not to get a Pringles craving once you've watched the above vid (not least because they're the most moreish food on the planet.

BRB, just off to Asda for some essentials.

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