Fryday, I'm in Love: 17 Twists on French Fries
Whether you're in the mood for classic shoestring fries, looking for a healthier option with fried zucchini or sweetening your meal with sweet potato tots, we've got you covered.
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Shoestring Fries with Truffle Aioli
These fries may be called shoestring, but dipped in aioli made with creme fraiche and truffle oil, they taste like a million bucks.
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Sweet Po-Tater Tots
These tiny tots are sweet and salty –– two of the best things put together.
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Shrimp Bisque Poutine
Douse russet fries with cheese curds and shrimp gravy for the cheesiest, creamiest poutine south of the St. Lawrence River.
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Vinegar French Fries
Fries are meant for a vinegary tang — just ask fish and chips. In fact, they’re a perfect fish-fry side dish.
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"Old Bay" Grilled Steak Fries
Yes way, Old Bay! Grill up steak fries and shake on the flavor.
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Crispy Baked Cauliflower Tater Tots
Give these faux-tato tots some extra flavor with cheddar and cream (because really, what doesn’t taste better with those two?).
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Roasted Sweet Potato Wedges
Lime juice and coconut oil give these sweet potato wedges a zesty, tropical flair.
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Frying with panko breadcrumbs and Parmesan brings out the earthy sweetness of zucchini.
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Lola Fries with Rosemary
Michael Symon’s signature Lola Fries are simple — all they need are a dash of rosemary and a sprinkle of salt.
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Apples Fries with Cinnamon
An apple a day may keep the doctor away, but fried apple slices seasoned with cinnamon and powdered sugar will bring everyone to your door.
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Fried Potatoes with Spicy Aioli
If you agree that spice is nice, fry up some Yukon golds and dip them into Sriracha-and-smoked-paprika aioli.
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Baked Sweet Potato Fries with Garlic Aioli
Graduate from ketchup and mustard; dip these crispy sweet potato fries into smoky, garlicky aioli.
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You won’t recognize tofu when it’s coated in cornstarch and fried until golden brown.
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Poo-Yie Fries (Cajun Poutine)
Half-Canadian and half-Louisianan, these Poo-Yie Fries are a Cajun dream come true.
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Spicy Sweet Potato Wedges with Maple Dipping Sauce
Brown sugar and maple syrup enhance the honey tones of sweet potatoes, while cayenne pepper, black pepper and smoked paprika provide a welcome kick.
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Top Hat Potato Tots with Ranch Dressing
These tots are mouthwatering on their own, but with homemade ranch sauce — made with Greek yogurt, Dijon and buttermilk — they will knock the hat right off your head.
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Garlic and Herb Grilled Sweet Potato Fries
Contrast the natural sweetness of taters with garlic, thyme and red chili flakes.
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