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What do you serve fries in?

From grilled cheese to gravy and beyond, here are the yummiest toppings for your fries.

  1. Tomato sauce. Traditional, but delicious. …
  2. Gravy. …
  3. Four-cheese sauce. …
  4. Baked beans. …
  5. Barbecue sauce. …
  6. Traditional mac ‘n’ cheese. …
  7. Fried polenta wedges. …
  8. Spicy sweet potato wedges.

What are fry made of?

French fries

Alternative names Chips, finger chips, fries, frites, hot chips, steak fries
Region or state Western Europe
Serving temperature Hot
Main ingredients Potatoes Oil
Variations Curly fries, shoestring fries, steak fries, sweet potato fries, Chili cheese fries, poutine

Why do British say chips?

Because they’re crispy. We call chips chips because when inventing them, they WERE chips. To make that make sense, the potato chip (american parlance) was invented because someone was complaining that the chips that a chip-vendor was selling (UK parlance) were too thick.

What do they call chips in America?

Brits say “crisps,” Americans say “potato chips.”

Since Brits refer to fries as “chips,” they have a different name than Americans for potato chips ― “crisps.”

Should you boil fries before frying?

Before all that, though, the secret is to briefly poach them in boiling water (or “blanch” them) before they go into the hot oil. This ensures that the fries are cooked all the way through before getting crisped up in the fryer.

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Are home fries healthy?

The higher risk of death was noted among those who ate French fries more than twice a week. Eating them once a week or less would likely have a negligible effect on your health. … Homemade “baked fries” using minimal olive or canola oil aren’t French fries, but they’re close… and much healthier.

Is home fries one or two words?

home′ fries`

n.pl. sliced boiled potatoes, fried in oil or butter. Flashcards & Bookmarks ?

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