Home Recipes Articles Contact Us

The Perfect French Fries

4.30 from 6 votes

Advertisement
Ever since McDonald has launched French Fries. We always dream of making the perfect french fries at home.
Let's accept that fact even though it is difficult to admit it if you are trying to control your diet or generally avoiding junk food but you crave for french fries. Don't you?
If someone tells you a recipe of how to make perfect french fries. You would definitely forget about the Salt-loaded french fries available in the market. So go for it!
Prep Time 1 hr 40 mins
Cook Time 10 mins
Total Time 1 hr 50 mins
Recipe CategoryVegetarian
Served AsSnacks
Recipe Taste Crunchy, Salty
Servings 2
Advertisement

Ingredients
  

  • 4 Potatoes large
  • 1 tsp Salt
  • Oil for frying

For seasoning

  • 2 pinch Chaat masala to taste
  • Salt to taste
  • 1 pinch Red chili powder to taste
Advertisement

Instructions
 

  • Peel and rinse the potatoes. Keep the potatoes soaked in water to prevent them from turning black. Cut the potato in 4 or 5 round pieces as shown in the picture below.
    The Perfect French Fries - Plattershare - Recipes, food stories and food lovers
  • Cut each piece into sticks.
    The Perfect French Fries - Plattershare - Recipes, food stories and food lovers
  • Keep the potato sticks soaked in ice cold water to prevent them from turning black. Putting them in Ice cold water helps to remove the extra starch.
    The Perfect French Fries - Plattershare - Recipes, food stories and food lovers
  • Take a vessel and heat water along with salt in it. When the water starts boiling, add the potato sticks in it.Keep the flame high and let them boil for 5 mins until they are soft.
    The Perfect French Fries - Plattershare - Recipes, food stories and food lovers
  • After 5 minutes, turn off the flame and drain them out in a sieve placed above a bowl.
    The Perfect French Fries - Plattershare - Recipes, food stories and food lovers
  • Now pat dry the potato sticks with a clean cloth and place them in freezer for 1 hour to cool down to get the perfect french fries. If you are in a hurry, still you can make them by drying them nicely with the tissue towel or clean cloth.
    The Perfect French Fries - Plattershare - Recipes, food stories and food lovers
  • Heat the oil in a wok for deep frying. Take out the french fries from the freezer and drop them in hot oil. Fry them until they are light brown in color.
    The Perfect French Fries - Plattershare - Recipes, food stories and food lovers
  • Take out the french fries on a Tissue towel to drain out excess oil and let them cool down cool for 30 minutes.
    The Perfect French Fries - Plattershare - Recipes, food stories and food lovers
  • After this, again fry the french fries until golden brown and crispy. Take out on a tissue paper towel to remove the excess oil.
    The Perfect French Fries - Plattershare - Recipes, food stories and food lovers
  • Sprinkle some chaat masala, red chilli powder and salt if you want to add seasoning, Your Homemade McDonald style perfect French Fries are ready to be served.
    The Perfect French Fries - Plattershare - Recipes, food stories and food lovers

Notes

This Recipe has been shared by Prabhleen Kaur, who loves to cook in her kitchen and make good food and makes food look good. A Punjabi by heart, who loves spicy food and her  aim is to be a Pastry Chef. We, thank Prabhleen for sharing this recipe with us.

Please appreciate the author by voting!

4.30 from 6 votes

Recipe Nutrition

Calories: 457 kcal | Carbohydrates: 75 g | Protein: 9 g | Fat: 15 g | Saturated Fat: 1 g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 4 g | Monounsaturated Fat: 9 g | Trans Fat: 0.1 g | Sodium: 1189 mg | Potassium: 1795 mg | Fiber: 10 g | Sugar: 3 g | Vitamin A: 23 IU | Vitamin C: 84 mg | Calcium: 52 mg | Iron: 3 mg

In collaboration with

HomeChef Prabhleen Kaur Visit Profile / Website
Advertisement

Plattershare Team
Plattershare Team

Plattershare is platform to connect food lovers, food professionals and food brands. Share your recipes, food stories, food pictures and promote food businesses

No comments yet

Leave a Reply