Mcdonald's French Fries at Home

Recipe by mustluvcookin
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READY IN: 6hrs 34mins
SERVES: 4
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Peel potatoes,wash,dry, and slice with a french fry slicer into 1/4 inch square strips.
  • Rinse strips in a large bowl with 8 cups water until water becomes milky, drain.
  • Cover strips with 8 more cups water and add ice; let sit 1 hour.
  • Remove fries from water and dry on paper towels for 10-15 minutes.DO NOT let them start tot turn brown. Meanwhile, preheat shortening to 375 degrees.
  • Blanch a bunch of fries for 1 1/2 minutes at a time. Be sure they do not begin to brown. Drain and cool on paper towels.
  • Put in large zip bags and freeze at least 4-5 hours before final frying stage.
  • To fry:
  • Add desired amount to preheated 375 degree shortening. Deep fry for 4 1/2-6 minutes or until golden and crispy. Drain on paper towels and salt generously.
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