Frequently Asked Questions:
1. How many flavours do Vege Chips come in?
The original Vege Chips come in five delicious wholesome flavours: Natural, BBQ, Sweet & Sour, Sea Salt & Vinegar and Chicken Style.
2. What packet sizes can I buy Vege Chips in?
All Vege Chip flavours are available in 100g and 50g packets. Multipack variety bag is also available containing 12 x 21 gram bags containing Natural, BBQ, Salt and Vinegar and Chicken Style.
3. Do Vege Chips Contain Gluten?
No, Vege Chips entire range of “Gluten Free” flavours are available through stores nationally.
4. What is Cassava?
Cassava is a tropical root vegetable. It is also known as yuca. For most people, cassava is commonly associated with tapioca (or sago). Cassava is grown in tropical regions around the world and is a staple food for around 600 million people.
5. What is the nutritional value of Cassava?
Excellent Source: Vitamin C, potassium, iron and magnesium.
Good Source: thiamine, Vitamin B6 and dietary fiber.
Moderate Source: protein.
Also contains: folic acid, niacin, copper, calcium, phosphorus, riboflavin and pantothenic acid , omega 3 & 6, Vitamin B1 too B6, Vitamin b9, Vitamin E and betaine.
6. How much fat is in Vege Chips in comparison to Potato chips?
Vege Chips have 40% less fat than regular potato chips and contain less than 1% saturated fat per 25g serve. This is 90% less saturated fat than regular potato chips!.
7. Where can I buy Vege Chips?
You can buy Vege Chips Australia wide, from major supermarkets including Coles, Woolworths, Spar and IGA as well as good health food stores, chemists and some corner stores. (Please check our “Retailers” page for more details).
8. Are Vege Chips Made in Australia?
Absolutely, our Vege Chip range are made in beautiful Currumbin, Queensland Australia, from ethically sourced local and international ingredients. The Vege Deli Crisps exotic blends are imported.
9. Are Your Snacks Suitable for Vegans?
Yes, except for “Turmeric and Cheese” Deli Crisps, which contain dairy products.
10. Do Vege Chips contain nuts or other allergens?
No. Our products do not contain nuts. Allergen status is: Vege Chips contain a small amount of sesame seeds which gives them a unique nutty flavour. Every batch is also stringently tested for gluten & crustacean contamination in a NATA approved laboratory.
11. Do Vege Chips contain MSG?
We have no added MSG in our product.
12. Are our products free from GM foods?
Yes. We have certain criteria for suppliers to adhere to. Suppliers have to provide certification to us that their products are GM free.
13. How do we label our products?
This is done through marketing and a quality assurance process. It is a very technical process where specific measures are undertaken to assure the correct labelling standards meets the legislation through the Food Act and FSANZ. This process also requires laboratory testing which is through a NATA certified laboratory. We make our products with no artificial ingredients and no nasty numbers on our ingredients lists. Your assurance Vege chips have no hidden nasties.
14. Has the Sunflower oil had hydrogen pumped through it to give it a longer shelf life?
No – our oil has not been hydrogenated. It is 100% pure and natural.