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– **History**
– Named Funyuns by Jim Albright after trademark issue
– Initial TV ads featured a variation of Susan Christies 1966 song
– Used in recipes as an ingredient for dishes like green bean casserole
– Crushed Funyuns used as a Thanksgiving turkey coating
– Originated at the University of North Texas

– **Flavors**
– Original Funyuns (1969–present)
– Wasabi (2001–2002)
– Flamin Hot (2007–present)
– Chilli & Limón (2014–2018)
– Steakhouse Onion (2015–2018)

– **See also**
– List of brand name snack foods

– **References**
– Myers, Dan (9 June 2016). What Exactly Are Funyuns, Anyway?. The Daily Meal
– Cebolitos
– DB Grady (20 November 2013). 11 things you didn’t know about chip engineering. The Week
– James, Becca (November 20, 2018). You should sneak Funyuns into your Thanksgiving spread. The Takeout

– **External links**
– Wikimedia Commons has media related to Funyuns
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Funyuns (Wikipedia)

Funyuns is the brand name of an onion-flavored corn extruded snack introduced in the United States in 1969, and invented by Frito-Lay employee George Wade Bigner. Funyuns consist primarily of cornmeal, ring-shaped using an extrusion process, representing the shape of fried onion rings. A salt and onion mix gives them their flavor. They are a product of PepsiCo's Frito-Lay company. In Brazil, Funyuns are sold under the name "Cebolitos".

Product typeOnion-flavored corn snack
CountryUnited States
Introduced1969; 55 years ago (1969)
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