Who among us doesn't like the humble chip? So simple, so perfect.
Yet we're lovin' a trend that's sweeping the world at the moment, where fries are being taken to a whole new level of decadence with a variety of mouthwatering toppings.
To get you inspired, I thought I'd round up some of the very best chip toppings from food bloggers around the world and by God, has it made me hungry.
1. Crispy Baked Shoestring French Fries with Turmeric Queso
2. All American Quinoa Chilli Fries
3. Loaded Mexican Fries
4. Kimchi & Chorizo Fries
5. Buffalo Bacon Cheese Steak Fries
6. Carne Asada Fries
7. Beer Soaked Chilli Cheese Fries
8. Loaded Pub Fries
9. Fondue Cheese Fries
10. Paprika Parsnip Fries
11. Animal Fries
12. Slow Cooker Brown Gravy Enchilada Chili Cheese Street Fries
13. Smoked Paprika Fries with Club House Brown Gravy & Mozzarella
14. Buffalo Chicken Bacon Cheese Fries
15. Galbi Poutine
16. Chilli Cheese Oven Baked Sweet Potato Fries
17. Loaded Rosemary Fries with Beer Braised Beef
18. Skillet Cheese Fries with Bacon, Jalapenos & Ranch
19. Duck Fat Fries smothered in Beef, Onion & Beer Gravy
20. Classic Chilli Cheese Fries
21. Proper Poutine