Lad's Homemade French Fries and Fry Sauce
Sweet chili sauce is a Thai sauce that can be found with the International foods in the grocery store.If you have a with Smart and Final store nearby,they also carry it. Just like the name says it's a llittle sweet and a little hot.
I wanted to add my variation on the french fries,garlic fries! Yummy!!
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- russet potatoes
- cold water
- peanut oil
- 1/4 cup ranch dressing
- 1/4 c sweet chili sauce
- 1/4 t. garlic powder
- minced fresh garlic
- parmesan cheese,freshly grated
- minced parsley
1Peel and cut potatoes into french fry shape,by hand or cutter. Place in cold water while preparing potatoes. Rinse potatoes a few times until water is clear. Place in a bowl,cover with fresh cold water. Heat oil to 375 deg in a deep pan or deep fryer. Microwave until potatoes are soft but firm. Dry well with a dish towel. Fry until golden brown and crispy. Season with salt.
Mix sauce ingredients and serve with hot fries.
To make Garlic Fries:
Make fries as above,as soon as they are cooked,sprinkle with garlic,cheese and parsley,let set a few minutes for cheese to melt (just dust the fries with cheese not too much) this time,less is better!