Shoestring Fries

Preparation info
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Appears in
Max’s Sandwich Book

By Max Halley and Ben Benton

Published 2018

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  • 200 g potatoes like Maris Pipers or something, waxy ones fall apart less
  • 2 litres rapeseed oil


Find yourself three things. A container or large bowl, a source of running water, and a sharp knife or Japanese mandolin.

Slice or mandolin each potato into the smallest and neatest little matchsticks you can achieve. You do not want these to be any thicker than 2 or 3 mm. Submerge your lit