Easier French Fries

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Easier French Fries

Why This Recipe Works

When we wanted a french fry recipe with half the oil and no double frying, we tried submerging the potatoes in cold oil before frying them over high heat until browned. With lower-starch potatoes like Yukon Golds, the result was a crisp ext...

Why This Recipe Works

When we wanted a french fry recipe with half the oil and no double frying, we tried submerging the potatoes in cold oil before frying them over high heat until browned. With lower-starch potatoes like Yukon Golds, the result was a crisp exterior and a creamy interior.

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Best Burgers and FriesSeason 10, Ep. 1022

Rubbery patties and greasy fries give this classic combination a bad name. Join us as we prepare juicy, old-fashioned burgers and introduce a frying method that cuts down crispy fries’ cook time.