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Freezing french fries is beneficial? (split from Boston board)

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Freezing french fries is beneficial? (split from Boston board)

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celeriac | | May 28, 2010 10:50 AM

I know that this is slightly off topic, but former Bostonian J. Kenji Lopez-Alt wrote a great piece about homemade french fries today, and concluded that freezing actually has a beneficial effect, encouraging a fluffy interior by making the cells more able to release water. Fascinating, and it makes the fresh/frozen debate seem a little off target:

http://aht.seriouseats.com/archives/2...

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