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Quiz

Quiz: How well do you know your Irish crisps?

Open up a nice bag of quizps.

TAYTO PARK THIS week confirmed that it would be rebranding as Emerald Park at the start of the coming year, marking the end of an era for the theme park which has been dominated for over a decade by the looming figure of Mr Tayto.

While outside observers might find it odd that Ireland’s one and only permanent theme park was built around a cult of personality dedicated to a half-man half-crisp potato hybrid, a less cynical commentator might simply appreciate Ireland’s close bond with its crisps.

While it is impossible to say who is right or who is wrong, Ireland’s intense crisp culture is undeniable. That is why we expect all of you to score very highly on this unique crisp quiz.

Which of these flavours do Tayto Crisps NOT make?
Smoky Bacon
Prawn Cocktail

Ready Salted
Cheese & Onion
What does the Northern Irish Mr Tayto have that the Republic of Ireland Mr Tayto doesn't?
A tie
A hat

A monocle
Gloves
In what year did Tayto Park first open?
2007
2008

2009
2010
Which of these objects is not for sale in the merchandise section of the Manhattan website?
Wireless charging pads
Tyre tread depth gauge keyring

Sunglasses
Golf balls (dozen pack)
Which well-known personality did Tayto infamously mourn on social media by using this picture?
Gay Byrne
David Bowie

Queen Elizabeth II
Kirk Douglas
What county do O'Donnell's Crisps come from?
Limerick
Offaly

Tipperary
Clare
In what decade did King Crisps begin production?
1900s
1920s

1940s
1960s
Which of these brands is NOT owned by German company Intersnack?
Quavers
Hunky Dorys

Tayto Crisps
Pom-Bears
What was the nickname of Joe Murphy, founder of the original Tayto factory?
Taters
Spud

Salt and Vinegar
Hungry Joe
Which of these products is actually Irish?
Clintons Crisps
McCoy's Crisps

KP Peanuts
Smith's Bacon Fries
Answer all the questions to see your result!
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Chickatee
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Chipstick
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You scored out of !
Meanie
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