4 Levels of French Fries: Amateur to Food Scientist | Epicurious

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  • Published: 08 October 2019
  • We challenged chefs of three different levels - an amateur, a home cook and a professional chef - to make their versions of french fries. And then we brought in a food scientist to review their work. Which fries were the best?

    Check out the recipe on the ICE blog: https://www.ice.edu/blog/palak-patel-french-fries

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Comments • 7 874

  • Cameron Summers
    Cameron Summers  2 hours back

    Or you can buy a bag of French fries that’s already made 😂😂

    • Emily Meza Ortega
      Emily Meza Ortega  3 hours back

      Ten yrs & her hair is all over the recipe

      • Nortekman
        Nortekman  4 hours back

        Khadijah is living single and owns and publishes a magazine called “Flava” together with her cousin Synclair.

        • colemonts andy
          colemonts andy  6 hours back

          You do need to fry them twice though.

          • colemonts andy
            colemonts andy  6 hours back

            And for me being from Belgian fries are made in fat and not in oil.

            • colemonts andy
              colemonts andy  6 hours back

              fries originated from Belgium and not from France

              • Adøm ツ
                Adøm ツ  9 hours back

                Level 00000.1: *go to America and steal it*

                • mrflimflammfan ROBLOX
                  mrflimflammfan ROBLOX  14 hours back

                  Gordon: hmmm look like good 100 like

                  • Headless Brix Studios
                    Headless Brix Studios  23 hours back

                    I was happy until they ate the fries with a fork

                    • Aly Amr
                      Aly Amr  24 hours back

                      Ngl I like bianca's french fries the most

                      • Russell Halvorsen
                        Russell Halvorsen  1 days back

                        1:44 I just don’t think I asked

                        • Mr Chickenn
                          Mr Chickenn  1 days back

                          C'est les pommes fries. Pas french fries. C'est bizzare...

                          • Shahmeer Pirzada
                            Shahmeer Pirzada  1 days back

                            No one

                            Absolutely no one

                            Level 2:GoLdEN bRoWn TeXTuRe

                            • Juan Tola
                              Juan Tola  1 days back

                              Anyone notice how wrong osmosis was described as

                              • Arne-X a.k.a. 4rneX
                                Arne-X a.k.a. 4rneX  1 days back

                                I really like Bianca, would love to see her again. And the others are pretty cool too! Khadija is fun and her method sounds delicious. I've always hated restaurant cheese sauce so I want a new kind of sauce too! And Palak is creative. Scratch that, I want to see them all again! :D

                                • Jonloid Magnetic
                                  Jonloid Magnetic  2 days back

                                  Phew after she said the fries had to rest for a week I thought her sauce was gonna take 5 days

                                  • Ariel Burrow
                                    Ariel Burrow  2 days back

                                    3:50 girl same

                                    • Porshala Strawn
                                      Porshala Strawn  2 days back

                                      Palak's recipe looks good af

                                      • Gabriela Santos
                                        Gabriela Santos  2 days back

                                        Why can't they just say "I'm a level 3 chef" instead of "I used to cook for Jesus himself".

                                        • * la verdad
                                          * la verdad  2 days back

                                          Name of the food scientist?? Is 4 Homework 😉

                                          • Aristotelis Venieratos

                                            That is the episode i wanted to see!

                                            • Big Oof
                                              Big Oof  3 days back

                                              This is why i fry my potatoes while theyre still harvesting

                                              • Santi Ligon
                                                Santi Ligon  3 days back

                                                1:57 she is eeerrrroooorrrr

                                                • Emily Mesa
                                                  Emily Mesa  3 days back

                                                  “ I love potatoes.” I felt that.

                                                  • michelle torok
                                                    michelle torok  3 days back

                                                    Anyone else skip the food scientist parts altogether?
                                                    Unless they gonna cook...it's just boring.

                                                    • michelle torok
                                                      michelle torok  3 days back

                                                      Nutmeg and allspice in queso? Huh

                                                      • Bobo
                                                        Bobo  3 days back

                                                        can you not fckin sing

                                                        • Itz Spritz
                                                          Itz Spritz  3 days back

                                                          Why does every video say 4 levels and they are only 3....

                                                          • Πέτρος Λάρτης

                                                            "I've been a chef for 10 years"
                                                            _ paints her nails_

                                                            • Jun Gin
                                                              Jun Gin  3 days back

                                                              When it comes to the scientist part, it sounds too much like reading rather than explaining.

                                                              • Zeke C
                                                                Zeke C  3 days back

                                                                Y'all doing the most for some fries 🤣

                                                                • Mahbub Malek Syed
                                                                  Mahbub Malek Syed  3 days back

                                                                  Did you make fries?
                                                                  Yes
                                                                  What did it cost?
                                                                  No Netflix binge for a week

                                                                  • koetke511
                                                                    koetke511  4 days back

                                                                    these are Belgian fries... No such thing as French fries

                                                                    • Aries G. Raymundo
                                                                      Aries G. Raymundo  4 days back

                                                                      So ALITA was a chef after all. 😯

                                                                      • JXOR
                                                                        JXOR  4 days back

                                                                        I am a level 0 Chef. As i buy the French fries already made in your Frozen isle of the Supermarket

                                                                        • Aston Margolis-Dias
                                                                          Aston Margolis-Dias  4 days back

                                                                          Biancas all days. The other two were doin way too much

                                                                          • Ayden Kizzie
                                                                            Ayden Kizzie  4 days back

                                                                            Who thinks Bianca won with the looks
                                                                            👇🏽

                                                                            • iisakki peltola
                                                                              iisakki peltola  4 days back

                                                                              Bianca is beT

                                                                              • michelle jesse carrillo

                                                                                tajin? lemon n hot sauce?? blacks and brown got more in common than ppl think 🙌

                                                                                • Sarah Eberly
                                                                                  Sarah Eberly  4 days back

                                                                                  Whyy do the bullet points look like sperm?

                                                                                  • Javed Yavar
                                                                                    Javed Yavar  5 days back

                                                                                    Belgian fries, not French
                                                                                    I am astonished that they use all these ingredients and the cooking methods. Whenever you are in Belgium go to a (Frituur) try "Friet" aka belgian fries. There are 8 to 10 frituurs in small towns. There friet is very unique and delicious.
                                                                                    Btw, I am from Belgium

                                                                                    • Woken Artist
                                                                                      Woken Artist  5 days back

                                                                                      Level 3 chef looks right out of some tv commercial of food product!! Damn she's smiley and gorgeous

                                                                                      • Chris Webb
                                                                                        Chris Webb  5 days back

                                                                                        "I recommend eating this when you're sad, this will make you happy" I felt that with every part of my soul.

                                                                                        • Mark Mann
                                                                                          Mark Mann  5 days back

                                                                                          Emily and Lorenzo and Frank are the real ones

                                                                                          • Selena Y.
                                                                                            Selena Y.  5 days back

                                                                                            I wonder for every video they have made if they post the recipes from each chef?...

                                                                                            • lucas
                                                                                              lucas  5 days back

                                                                                              Normal people: Can I get a small fire with ketchup?
                                                                                              Level 3s: Can you go to mars to get a space apple and make apple sauce with it for me?

                                                                                              • lucas
                                                                                                lucas  5 days back

                                                                                                1:22 those lowkey look like apple slices

                                                                                                • Jawaher Alshaikh
                                                                                                  Jawaher Alshaikh  5 days back

                                                                                                  I like level one's more