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Simplot’s top 5 best-selling hot foods in petrol and convenience

19 October 2020

We review Simplot’s best-selling products in petrol & convenience, all of which can be cooked in the ventless, automated and compact Perfect Fry machine. Have you got these popular tasty treats on your menu?

4: Chiko Dimees

Whether you call ’em ‘dimmees’, ‘dimmos’, ‘dimrocks’ or ‘mystery boxes’ these humble treats are firm favourites.

Perfect Fry cook time: 3 minutes

5: Captains Catch Crispy Battered Fish

There’s hardly more quintessential Aussie fare than fish and chips! The par-fried Captains Catch Crispy Battered Fish is a great value and tasty product that delivers that all-important CRUNCH!

Perfect Fry cook time: 3 minutes

3: Chiko Rolls

The original Australian fast food invention, this snack was designed to be easily eaten on the move without a plate or cutlery.

Perfect Fry cook time: 5 minutes

2: Edgell Potato Cakes

Whether you call them a potato cake, fritter or scallop, these crispy golden orbs have long held a special place in Australian hearts. Soft on the inside and coated in a delicious and crispy tempura batter, delivering on a superior hold time and the all important CRUNCH!

Perfect Fry cook time: 4 minutes

1: Edgell Supa Crunch Ultra Fast Chips

Chips are great for meal deals and combo offers, increasing the overall sale size and they appeal to all customer types and demographics. Who doesn’t love a good hot chip?

Perfect Fry cook time: 3 minutes

What our clients say

“The FlashGrill is so good. Always such an even cook. Never have to worry about re-heating, it’s always at temp. Super easy to clean and nothing ever sticks. We cover the plate with 30 frozen burgers, cook them, then add another 30 straight away with no change in cooking time between the first lot and the second and get the same great result. It’s really impressive” Katrina Sanderson, Food Operations Manager - Bowser Bean and Vantage Fuels

It enhances flavours by cooking at low temperatures.

"FlashGRILL completes any food. It enhances flavours by cooking at low temperatures. It can perfectly caramelise and grill the products. It is great for white meat and fish. It is very satisfying to cook different kinds of meats and ensuring clients can fully perceive the differences in tastes due to the specific flavour of each product being preserved."Chef Francesco di Maria, - LA FIORENTINA Ristorante-Pasticceria Roma - Italy
“Since I have had the possibility to cook at lower temperatures, meat does not stiffen or burn. It remains evenly cooked and intact, and enhances flavour. Thanks to FlashGRILL, which keeps the temperature even on the full cooking surface, I managed to optimise cooking in my work kitchen. I also use the CLOCHE every day. Thanks to it, I obtain great results with meat and fish, like tuna. I am extremely satisfied.”Chef Diego Asara, - GINGER SAPORI E SALUTE Roma - RM
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Operational costs down, profits up with Perfect Fry...

...Since installing the Perfect Fry, we’re saving $4,500 per week in labour costs by not having the kitchen open for as many hours.Craig Mitchell, Bar Manager - Buckingham Arms Hotel, Adelaide

Perfect fit for our stores - counter top and no smells...

Hot Chips are a universal product that appeal to multiple market segments in all seasons. The Perfect Fryer is perfect for the Wendy’s environment as it has a very small footprint and is able to be used in kiosks due to its in-built filtration system.” “We are looking forward to continued growth and development of the Wendy’s brand with an enhanced food offer”Wendies

Perfect Fryer go great and produce a consistently high quality product...

...We have expanded the range to offer three Perfect Fryers, two are used for chips and the third for other deep fried product.IGA

Five weeks in we are seeing daily food sales growth and are confident we are going to achieve our sales targets...

...The cooking equipment we selected is all automated for a consistent result every time and is safe and simple to use. It has provided us with the opportunity to introduce a diverse range of new food that is proving popular with our customers.Eddy - BP

Delivering a high standard of menu items across all our stores and locations...

...We were impressed with the quality of food the perfect fry producs, right from the trial cooking our chefs did, additionally, all staff members cooking will now be able to produce those results consistently.Mr Marshall - Degani
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The Perfect Fry is competitively priced and has really helped us to grow our food-based revenue...

...We use the Perfect Fry instead of a kitchen for the last 15 years. The machines are incredibly easy for any staff member to use, our roster of up to 26 bar staff utilise the machines on a daily basis. I highly recommend the Perfect Fry.Yohan Karunatileke, Venue Manager - The Welcome Stranger Hotel in Melbourne CBD
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