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

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  • Published on: 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?

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    4 Levels of French Fries: Amateur to Food Scientist | Epicurious
  • Runtime : 13:9
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COMMENTS: 40

  • Maria Regina
    Maria Regina   4 hours ago

    Emily would’ve used the frozen fries. I’m disappointed

  • Kevin Long Kien Luu
    Kevin Long Kien Luu   7 hours ago

    The way lvl 1 & lvl 2 chef are cutting is triggering me. Always guard your fingers with your nail- knuckle; we´re cutting potatoes not fingers.

  • First Name Trygg
    First Name Trygg   8 hours ago

    There is NO way you can mess up fries. There is never too much pepper, or salt. Just don't pour ketchup all across and on the fries..

  • James LaMarca
    James LaMarca   13 hours ago

    Me watching this as I’m eating movie theatre fries

  • Erum Baloch
    Erum Baloch   1 days ago

    Plz also mention the flame levels of all three chefs that is medium high low

  • Big Zova
    Big Zova   1 days ago

    Ill try your apple sauce but im picking off that Parsely 😡

  • Team Estaniel
    Team Estaniel   1 days ago

    Level 2 said that her name of the sauce is calypso queso but where is the queso cheese

  • Benjamin Hovatter
    Benjamin Hovatter   1 days ago

    I’m sorry it’s so hard to watch the end when a kid is judging. A kid. I mean come on

  • Ashford Wyrd
    Ashford Wyrd   2 days ago

    Where is the love for soggy fries? Growing up there was a place called Geri's Hamburgers (a 1950s nostalgia chain out of Beloit WI) that had the best fries ever. They came in a 1/2lb or full lb white paper bag. which would be soaked through by the time you got them home. The fries themselves were blond and limp, but the taste was heaven. No crispy fries ever tasted that good.

  • Summah-rose Dickson
    Summah-rose Dickson   2 days ago

    I would have added chicken salt, it’s literally the best on chips 🤤🤤

  • FATTELYAH
    FATTELYAH   2 days ago

    Dude.. wheres Lorenzo?? Aint nobody can beat him

  • Kimchi Pizza
    Kimchi Pizza   2 days ago

    The level three chef is making Asian 😂 kimchi fries

  • MrGtoriginal
    MrGtoriginal   2 days ago

    5 days is too long to wait for an order of fries.

  • Strelok
    Strelok   3 days ago

    lvl 3 chef has crazy eyes

  • Bryson Thomas
    Bryson Thomas   3 days ago

    Why does the amateurs fries look the most appetizing and the chefs fries look the least appetizing

  • gerl stahp
    gerl stahp   3 days ago

    a whole week waiting to cook fries...takes less than 5 secs to finish eating it.imagine the struggle

  • gerl stahp
    gerl stahp   3 days ago

    i didn't know that cooking fries is tougher than I imagined

  • gerl stahp
    gerl stahp   3 days ago

    i didn't know that cooking fries is tougher than I imagined

  • Nathan Goytia
    Nathan Goytia   4 days ago

    Disfuckinggusting. French fries with apple sauce? Quit the video immediately. Honestly I'm unsubscribing to this crap. Who calls themselves a level (number chef) its artificial numbers and I don't even like the "level 3" option the best every time. The only intelligent part is the explanation of the techniques at the end but that isnt worth the agony of watching fake skill level "chefs" make fake skill level dishes and explaining why it's good when the flavor isnt even there every time. 0/10.

  • Long Live Phoenix
    Long Live Phoenix   4 days ago

    So nobody ever gone taste all the meals together and actually say which one is better....who ever admits they just made some nasty food???? lmaoooo

  • Caragea Elvis
    Caragea Elvis   4 days ago

    Have anyone eat level 3 french fries?How it taste?

  • Wahaj ur Rehman
    Wahaj ur Rehman   4 days ago

    I like african american people cuase they are so funny

  • zellpenguin
    zellpenguin   5 days ago

    omg bring back Chef Palak more often!

  • mary daens
    mary daens   5 days ago

    As a Belgian, I'm both offended and intrigued at the same time...

  • Cil Ordonez
    Cil Ordonez   6 days ago

    Such a disgrace that level 1 chef ate the fries with a f*cking fork

  • Dewi Savitri
    Dewi Savitri   1 weeks ago

    I got more knowledge from this channel 😍

  • iiKyanite
    iiKyanite   1 weeks ago

    Is it just me or Palak kinda looks adorable 🥺🥺

  • Pieter Brakenhoff
    Pieter Brakenhoff   1 weeks ago

    Come to my fry place in the Netherlands and please order a :"Grote friet met." This will show you what fries are about.

  • rp Damdul
    rp Damdul   1 weeks ago

    Chef Palak is so pretty and charismatic!

  • Lalocke28
    Lalocke28   1 weeks ago

    Don't put wet toppings on your CRUNCHY fries!!!!!

  • Sourya Poudel
    Sourya Poudel   1 weeks ago

    Level three's son :- "Hey mom, I'm hungry can we have some French fries 🍟."Level three:- " sure they will be ready in 1 week."

  • KillerHax
    KillerHax   1 weeks ago

    First time ever the Amateur food looks better.

  • Lisa Jones
    Lisa Jones   1 weeks ago

    Level 0 chef: Frozen French fries baked for 5 minutes