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Deep Fry Baskets

We found this option to buying an electric deep fryer definitely worth considering.

Published Apr. 1, 2005

What You Need To Know

Frugal fryers don’t bother with an electric deep fryer; they simply use a heavy Dutch oven. It offers the ultimate in heat control, easy access to the food being fried, and can multitask as, well, a Dutch oven. Of course, you don’t get a thermostat (a big drawback) or fry basket. But one company has attempted to deal with the second issue. For years, we’ve used (and liked) Lodge’s c...