Carson Daly: Food Truck Friday With Tornado Potato!
truck opened its doors to Los
Angeles in October
2010 and has been a huge success ever since.
Tornado Potato specializes
in, you guessed it, tornado potatoes!
Basically, itís a fried flavored potato on a stick. You can eat it
alone or have the potato wrapped around a brat or Polish sausage. Yum!
Itís actually a very popular street food in South
Korea and the
owners thought it would translate well here in the States because
Americans and potatoes go together like peanut butter and jelly!
With a unique product like the Tornado
Potato, theyíve been able to capitalize on the rapid rise
of the food truck fad in Los
Tornado Potato keeps
it all in the family. Father Chris Sr. came up with the idea to start
selling the spiral snack, son Chris Jr. is one of the main investors
who helped to start up the business and Chris Sr.ís other son Matt is
in charge of all field operations for the truck.
in the giving mood today, so he decided to reward one of AMPís loyal
listeners with a free lunch from Tornado
Congratulations to todayís winner Paulina from Anaheim!
She and her office scored some delicious eats.
You too can win a visit from our truck of the week! Just make sure you
listen to Carson on
Fridays for your next shot.
If youíd like to check out Tornado
your own time, take a look at their website or
follow them on Twitter for
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spiral shaped potato snack with a dozen or so flavors to
(in 14 reviews)
"If you are ever
passing by and
see the truck, stop by and grab a potato."
(in 4 reviews)