Making Cheesy French Fries

There is just something delicious about french fries being paired with cheese and other toppings. Here are some great recipes for making cheesy french fries.
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When all you want for dinner is potatoes and bread. And you don't want it all plain. Here's something simple you can do with potato strips and a stale bread.

Ingredients:

  • 2 large potatoes, cut into strips
  • 1/2 cup cornstarch
  • stale bread, cut into strips
  • margarine or butter
  • grated cheese
  • meat sauce
  • 1/2 cup ground meat
  • salt and pepper to season

Steps:

  1. Combine cornstarch, salt and pepper then coat potato strips with it.
  2. Fry potato strips until crisp.
  3. Place it over bread strips drizzled with melted butter/margarine.
  4. Sprinkle with grated cheese.
  5. Saute ground pork.
  6. Add meat sauce. Sprinkle with a pinch of salt and pepper. Cook for 2-3 minutes.
  7. Pour on top of potatoes and top with a thick layer of grated cheese.
  8. Bake over 150 C for 15 minutes.
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Another kid friendly recipe.

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Directions:

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On a baking sheet, prepare potatoes according to package directions. Push potatoes into a pile in center of baking sheet. Stir soup in can and spoon over potatoes. Bake for 3 minutes more or until soup is hot. 6 servings.

By Robin from Washington, IA

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September 16, 2009

Ingredients

  • 3 unpeeled potatoes
  • 1 cup shredded Monterey Jack cheese
  • 3 slices cooked bacon
  • 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese
  • Ranch dressing

Directions

Cut potatoes in wedges about 1/4 inch thick and 3/4 inch wide. Keep immersed in water until ready to use so they don't turn brown, dry on paper towels and cook in deep fryer (or 4-6 cups oil in frying pan) heated to 350 degrees F, 1 minute. Remove from oil and let cool 10 minutes. When cooled, return to oil and fry an additional 5 minutes or until light golden in color. Drain. Preheat oven to 375 degrees F, arrange fries on baking sheet and sprinkle both cheeses on top. Crumble bacon over cheeses. Bake 5 minutes or till cheese has melted. Serve with ranch dressing

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These are my favorite at Cheddar's restaurant so I thought I'd share the recipe with you.

By IMAQT1962 from ILLINOIS

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Cheese Fries

I eat these at Raffertys, oh my so good. I make them at home now, my son and I love them. (08/30/2006)

By christi

Cheese Fries

They sound delicious but I never deep fry anything. Has anyone ever tried these baked? I'm thinking the cut potatoes tossed with some olive oil, baked at 425 degrees F for maybe 30 minutes, turning them once or twice, then adding the cheese and bacon. Seems like it should work. I might just try that!

I like to just bake potatoes in the microwave, then cut them up and fry in a little oil, then add cheese, that's good too but this sounds even better. I'm always trying to cut the fat and calories without cutting the flavor. (08/31/2006)

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By Estella

Cheese Fries

I have done these in the oven. I cook potatoes in the oven and then add everything else and melt together in microwave. (09/01/2006)

By christi

Cheese Fries Rafferty's

I noticed that one of you mentioned how wonderful these are at Rafferty's. YES THEY ARE! I'm looking for the recipe for their dip. I make a fool out of myself every time we eat there! (02/26/2008)

By Janie

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