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

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



  • Level zero chef: goes to mc Donald’s

    Meow MeowMeow Meow23 ชั่วโมงที่ผ่านมา
  • I just want a fry with chili cheese sauce. The lvl 3 fry is umm ok but i cant wait 5days

    Hero Number TwoHero Number Twoวันที่ผ่านมา
  • Level 0: McCAIN's!!!!

    Joe'sWeirdWorldJoe'sWeirdWorld2 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • 1:56 lag

    LuiVlogs OPLuiVlogs OP2 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • You are pa..... Lak damit... Not paa.... Laka

    Mr. ADKMr. ADK2 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • “It’s not a sad fry, it’s just fermented” reminds me of something😏😏

    Arikato ZukukuruArikato Zukukuru2 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Watches while eating store bought frozen fries i cooked in the oven\ burnt in the oven

    Mikayla MedinaMikayla Medina3 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Amirka:french fries Belgium: now

    Herbert VanhoutteHerbert Vanhoutte3 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • thats the most beautiful woman i have ever seen

    ThalitaThalita5 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Palak please cook for me🥰🥰🥰

    Sangye NamdrolSangye Namdrol6 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • lets all be honest, number 1 nailed this 3 would be interesting to try, but if you want fries, its pretty obvious you want something fast amd decadent just the jalapeños and cheese, are heaven tho lets not forget ketchup

    rememberthedays13rememberthedays136 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • I think Bianca's the most confident amateur chef I've seen. I like it. It's refreshing. Usually the amateurs are, at best, pretty sheepish and apologetic.

    Belinda LunaBelinda Luna7 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • The cold oil method actually makes amazing fries. I tried it as I really wanted fries at home, but didn't want to bother with the twice fry method. They came out crispy and fluffy, perfect taste and you just put them in the oil and stir just a couple of times. I found that the fries should be just covered, not too much oil. At first, it'll look like a mess, but wait until they've fully cooked and you'll have the crispiest, best fries!

    Zorica IlinZorica Ilin9 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • The level 2 chef sounds like Charlotte from Henry danger

    Lauren HuwaltLauren Huwalt12 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Jeeze all I do is peel, wash, cut, fry not all of that

    Safiyyah zekriSafiyyah zekri12 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • its so hard to make good frenchfries

    xylo Du Couteauxylo Du Couteau13 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Yasss women of colour!

    The KoinophobicThe Koinophobic14 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Is it bad that I feel more drawn to try the home cook's method and not the chef?

    The Culinary ImposterThe Culinary Imposter14 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • but...where's the ketchup

    it's meit's me14 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • *cringes in belgian*

    Lisa TortelinniLisa Tortelinni14 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • The one time ketchup is an appropriate condiment Emily isn't here

    Seymour ButtzSeymour Buttz14 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • 1:56 ya'll hear some vibration?

    shannon quinteshannon quinte15 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Level 1,000,000 chef lets start by makin a new universe

  • Starting to think the level 3 chef is Franks wife...

    Oof OofOof Oof15 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Goes to a restaurant orders french fries, gets served 1 week later by a level 3 chef.

    Sourav SahaSourav Saha15 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • When she said it took a week.. I went like HUH?!? The hell is wrong with this one?

    Đi Loanh Quanh ChannelĐi Loanh Quanh Channel16 วันที่ผ่านมา

    Usagoldenfox abraland Landon MurrayUsagoldenfox abraland Landon Murray16 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • okay lets be really who is only here for the cooking part and not the food scientist part

    Arsema’s Yummie'sArsema’s Yummie's16 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • if steven was here he’d cut the cheesecake into fries and fry the cheesecake

    Ciindy LiiuCiindy Liiu16 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Did anyone else hear a robot voice? aaaaaand 1:57

    zeh_weird_ onezeh_weird_ one16 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • The level 3 looked like level 1 level 2 looked like a level 2 and level one looked like level 3

    Professer Donk124Professer Donk12416 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • “I’m gonna add sour cream to every one of my meals and hot sauce and lime” Welcome to being Mexican

    I MI M17 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Lvl 1000 chef: so first we gonna start by making the cells for our potatoes

    TrueDesireTrueDesire17 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • she lost me at apple sauce

    Katherine OrtezKatherine Ortez17 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Level 420 chef: we're going to make a brine for the potatoes but instead of basil and parsley we're using marijuana. We also used cocaine instead of salt for a nice focused texture

    Elijah FowlerElijah Fowler17 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Why are You always calling these people lvl 1.2.3 it is stupid like You are not great cooking just You are apprentice, teacher and master thas way better. What Would You call someone who started just his first job? Lvl one ? Please ..... It is way to ridiculous

    MikołajMikołaj17 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • All i do is cut potatoes fry them and add salt, like bruh

    Dislike Button for commentsDislike Button for comments17 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Not being racist but seriously, Indian looking chef made her fries with curry.. pfft.

    Rylai CrestfallRylai Crestfall17 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Level 1 chef: this will take a bit longer than the rest Level 3 chef: you will need to wait for a week

    Deku Kirby with crossDeku Kirby with cross17 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • are you guys sure Bianca is an Ameteur

    100 Lives Sasha Rosa100 Lives Sasha Rosa18 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Im sure if Lorenzo was here He is gonna make a cheesy bacon fries 😂

    Signs NoodlesSigns Noodles18 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Hey is Palak the same chef from good indian girl videos?? I make the best chicken tikka masala ever because of her!! 😝😝

    Alannah MurphyAlannah Murphy18 วันที่ผ่านมา

    SouranilSouranil18 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • if your not dipping fries in apple sauce then your not eating fries.

    Sevtron420Sevtron42018 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • they are Belgian fries

    Brecht VanhoenackerBrecht Vanhoenacker18 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Im gonna take the moment to appreciate the level 3 chef's beauty and personality like the other chefs!

    •have u found• •jimin's lost jams?••have u found• •jimin's lost jams?•19 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Me a level 0 chef: going to mcdonalds to buy them

    The King Of YoutubeThe King Of Youtube19 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Sure, Imma go to India to buy seasonings

    I will sub to anyone Who subs to meI will sub to anyone Who subs to me19 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Is no one going to correct the level 3 chef's description of osmosis?... That is not how osmosis works...

    Emily McLaughlinEmily McLaughlin19 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • fries are from belgium not france!!!

    jxllxjxllx19 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Frank has been seen in Malta, extracting Sea Salt from the Mediterranean sea. Meanwhile, he is growing the potatoes and make sure the canola blooms are right for the oil.

    Florin SimionFlorin Simion19 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • of course a white women will judge these Women of Color ... #smh

    AndreasAndreas19 วันที่ผ่านมา
    • Andreas she a food scientist... it’s the meaning of the video and race has nothing to do with it

      dullmooneyesdullmooneyes17 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Just buy some fries from the store and also some cheese and what ever you like then bam easy but amazing

    Multi StuffMulti Stuff20 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • me go to the kitchen cut potatos and put it in oil take out and eat it with ketcup

    Anas QaziAnas Qazi20 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Have them taste the other dish

    D RedmanD Redman20 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • When she said "I love potatoes." I felt that. Also I love her enthusiasm!! You know it's dangerous when the level 3 chef says she's feeling fancy!! x3

    KayskolAKayskolA20 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • As soon as Bianca didn't use frozen fries we all knew she was over qualified

    Shannon JeffersonShannon Jefferson20 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Going to put then on the spider O 🤣

    Samuel NixoneSamuel Nixone21 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Honestly prefer the first two to eat

    ali behbahaniali behbahani21 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Why these people all black no offense

    MattTheCatMattTheCat21 วันที่ผ่านมา
    • MattTheCat why does it matter? and palak is not black

      dullmooneyesdullmooneyes17 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Who is this child of the corn? Where is my Rose?

    andrewthezeppoandrewthezeppo21 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Ok so the main ingredient is salt

    The NothingThe Nothing21 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Plot Twist : If it's not Emily, Lorenzo, Frank and Rose ... *No one entirely cares --*

    FrostyOnFire ProductionsFrostyOnFire Productions22 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Chef Palak and Chef Frank might be related they both use week long methods

    Abel GarduñoAbel Garduño22 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Emily probably saw this one and was like WTF I wasn't invited for this one??

    Brad MBrad M22 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Holy Fudgenuggets, The pro chef has a sense of humor and has a personality...

    Michelle YanMichelle Yan22 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • On this video I would say that without a doubt the expert one actually looks the best

    AMOR VICAMOR VIC22 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Lol palak is so fancy and sassy, but at least she has a personality

    PotatoDogPotatoDog22 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • When even the amateur level is above your level because you're too lazy to fry things

    Le cornichon en potLe cornichon en pot23 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Khadija along with Lorenzo are my favourite Level 2 chefs! They are so entertaining to watch. Although Lorenzo and Frank are my favourite pairing, I would love to see a segment with Khadjia and Frank :)

    Tahsina H. Kabir-KuskiTahsina H. Kabir-Kuski23 วันที่ผ่านมา
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