FAQs about Chicken Chips, Nutrition Facts & Ingredients – Wilde Brands
ALSO AVAILABLE IN WHOLE FOODS and many new locations

What exactly ARE Wilde Chicken Chips?

Plain and simple, Wilde Chicken Chips are a delicious, healthier replacement for potato chips – and made from just three simple ingredients: humanely raised chicken, gluten-free tapioca flour and healthy coconut oil!


Once we create a perfectly crispy chip, it gets the tried-and-true flavor treatment, using only the best in seasonings. Simply pick your favorite from the list (sea salt and vinegar, barbeque, jalapeño, and buffalo) and crunch away!

Are Wilde Chicken Chips gluten free?

Every crunchy bite! Tapioca flour is made from the pulp from the cassava root, also known as manioc or yucca. The white powder made from the pulp is frequently used in gluten-free cooking as a thickener for sauces and as a source of crunch in baking and frying. Together, our three gluten-free ingredients – chicken, tapioca flour and coconut oil – work together to create a satisfying crunch in every bite.

To be sure you feel comfortable with Wilde Chicken Chips, our products are Gluten Free Certified through Gluten Intolerance Group and Gluten-Free Certification Organization. To learn more about their certification process, check out www.gfco.org

Are the chickens you use humanely raised?

Absolutely! We’ve taken a thoughtful approach to every tasty ingredient, and humanely raised chickens are better for the animal, the environment and, frankly, the soul.

Our products are GAP (Global Animal Partnership) Step 2 certified, meaning the chickens we use are raised on farms with improved living conditions and animal welfare practices. Learn more at the Global Animal Partnership website.

I’m Paleo. Are Wilde Chicken Chips good for my diet?

Every bag of Wilde Chicken Chips is Certified Paleo, an accreditation issued by the well-respected Paleo Foundation. They analyzed every ingredient in our Chicken Chips and confirmed that each is paleo compliant and that we met each of the program requirements. They’re the real Paleo deal.

What kind of fat do you fry the chips in?

Great chips with a satisfying crunch require a healthy fat that doesn’t break down at high temperatures. To make Wilde Chicken Chips as healthy as possible, we use coconut oil, which has a naturally high smoke point, so it’s stable throughout the cooking process.

Isn’t coconut oil a saturated fat?

Yes, but only in name. Meaning, it’s nothing like the saturated fat you might get from, say, a nice juicy steak.

Coconut oil is a plant-based saturated fat rich in medium chain triglycerides (MCT) and it’s very different from the saturated fats your doctor warns you about.

In fact, coconut oil may actually help to protect against heart disease and stroke while lowering your LDL, or “bad,” cholesterol. We feel very confident that the powerful antioxidants and MCTs in coconut oil are the perfect, healthy “crisper” for Wilde Chicken Chips.

How is tapioca flour gluten-free?

Tapioca flour is a flour in name only! It’s actually a powder made from the pulp from the cassava root, also known as manioc or yucca. Tapioca flour is a common ingredient in gluten-free cooking – it creates the crunch that makes Wilde Chicken Chips so satisfying!

Are your Chicken Chips free from the major food allergens?

Our Chicken Chips do not contain any of the "top 8" food allergens -- dairy, eggs, gluten, soy, peanuts, tree nuts, fish, or shellfish. It's worth noting that our chips are cooked in coconut oil, which by USDA/FDA standards and definition, coconuts are "tree nuts." However, according to Dr. Scott Sicherer in Allergic Living, coconut is not a nut but rather a fruit.

Are Wilde Chips keto-friendly?

Strict ketogenic diet followers have said that Wilde Chips are not keto-friendly. That's because there are carbs in our chips. The "Lazy" keto dieter, as they're affectionately known in the keto circles, eat Wilde Chips. The concern that strict keto dieters have is that there are too many carbs -- our Chicken Chips have a total of 10g of carbs, which come from the tapioca flour. The Lazy keto dieters say that the carbs are minimal enough to keep one's body in ketosis.

Find out for yourself. This keto macro calculator takes into account your body type and recommends nutritional levels to achieve ketosis.

How many chicken breasts are in one bag of Wilde Chicken Chips?

Approximately 1/2 of 1 non-GMO boneless, skinless chicken breast per bag of chips.

What is cassava root?

The cassava root, often compared to large yams, is sweet, starchy and nut-flavored. It's naturally gluten-free with a low glycemic index. When moisture is removed from the cassava root either by evaporation or squeezing it out after being ground, you're left with tapioca flour. Tapioca flour is one of the three ingredients that make Chicken Chips.

Where can I buy Wilde Chicken Chips?

Today you can find them at Whole Foods Markets, Sprouts, Amazon, Barefoot Provisions and Thrive Market, plus right here on our site. We're always adding more locations, so check out our Store Locator to see the most current locations. Have a store suggestion for us? Send us an email and ask the store manager to carry Wilde Chips.

Is Amazon an authorized distributor?

Yes, you are welcome to purchase our products on Amazon. Additional authorized online distributors include Barefoot Provisions and Thrive Market.

I’m hungry! How soon will I get my order?

Most orders ship the day they're received, and all orders are processed within 24 business hours. Your order should arrive within 5-7 business days after shipping your order. Check your inbox for a "Shipped Chips" email from us, including your order tracking number.

The nitty gritty: Orders placed after 12:00PM ET will be processed and shipped the following business day. Orders will be processed and shipped during regular business hours (Monday through Friday 9:00AM - 5:00PM ET, excluding holidays).

Every order shipped within the contiguous US and the District of Columbia qualifies for free shipping. Need it faster? Expedited options are available during checkout.

What shipping options are available?

All US-48 & the District of Columbia orders qualify for free shipping. Expedited options are also available at an expedited rate. We process and ship orders the same day if your order is placed before 12:00PM EST.

What’s your return policy?

We want you to be totally, absolutely, 100% THRILLED with your purchase. If you’re not happy for any reason with your Wilde Chicken Chips, use our online contact form to send us a note within 30 days of purchase and we’ll do what we can to make it better!

How do I use my coupon code/promotional code?

Enter your coupon code during Step 1 of the checkout process (not the shopping cart). When a valid and qualifying code is entered, your order total will be adjusted. If you got a coupon for in-store redemption, just print it out and present it to the cashier anywhere Wilde Chicken Chips are sold.

Still have a question? We have an answer!

If we didn’t quite answer your question, just email us at hello@wildebrands.com and we’ll get back to you lickety-split!