So. It has come full circle. First, Taco Bell launched the Doritos Locos Tacos, a taco with shell made from Doritos chips. Now, Doritos is making chips that tastes like the Taco Bell taco!
A variety of flavors were tested for the Doritos Locos Tacos before executives settled on Nacho Cheese, which is by far the most popular Doritos flavor (Cool Ranch is second). But Frito-Lay didn’t want its Doritos name on just any taco shell, so it created a special, crunchier shell for the Doritos Locos Tacos.
‘‘They wanted it to have that teeth-rattling crunch,’’ Creed said.