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French fries (American English), chips (British English), fries, finger chips (Indian English), .... In Belgium, fries are sold in shops called friteries (French), frietkot/ frituur (Dutch), or Fritü...

The History of French Fries - Today I Found Out

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Sep 23, 2010 ... Once discovered/invented French fries became extremely popular in .... The fries were called “Les frites” (which is French) by the Belgians and ...

Are French Fries Truly French? | The Plate

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Jan 8, 2015 ... Stefan Bohnenberger is famed for having made a cross of gold from a pair of French fries. Titled "Pommes d'Or," the crossed fries were ...

The Secret History of French Fries - Stim

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If you're like most Americans, when you think French fries, you think McDonald's. ... variety of specialized fries shops, called, in Belgium "frietkots" or "fritures".

France or Belgium: Who invented french fries? - NY Daily News

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Jan 1, 2013 ... If the French eat fries with a fork from a plate, at a restaurant or at home, the Belgians prefer to tackle them with their fingers, at any time of the ...

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Jan 7, 2013 ... Pop quiz time - who do you think invented french fries a) french b) .... So the original(from Belgium) is called "frite" meaning fries but the French ...

How did the term French Fries originate? - Quora

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So, instead of wanting to change the name of french fries to freedom fries in order to ... "french fried potatoes" are just too darned hard to say, so they just called ...

Things you didn't know about French fries | Fox News

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Jul 18, 2014 ... Should they even be calledFrenchfries? Belgians claim to have invented ” Frites” and there is an ongoing disagreement between the Belgium ...

Etymology of "French fries" - English Language & Usage Stack ...

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Mar 24, 2014 ... During WWI the allied soldiers tasted French fries in Wallonia, ... Frites spread to America where they were called French fried potatoes.

A brief history of the Belgian fries - The Belgian Tourist Office – The ...

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Belgian national dish “les frites' was wrongly given the name 'French Fries' by American ... The Belgian Fries called “frites” are part of Belgium's gastronomic and ...

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The name French Fries is a shortened version of french-fried potatoes. French-frying is a cooking technique, and does not refer to the national origin of the food, which is originally from Belgium.
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Do French Fries Really Come From France? | Wonderopolis

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Despite its name, the French fry is not French. The origins of the French fry have been traced back to Belgium, where historians claim potatoes were being fried ...

Why French Fries Aren't French But We Label Them As So | The Kitchn

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Sep 28, 2010 ... We all know that French fries aren't really French, so why do we call ... (or as some may know them as steak fries) are typically called chips, ...

The Secret History of French Fries - Stim

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Although the Incas did many things with their potatoes, they did not fry them. ... The Spaniards, however, were not too keen on consuming what they called an ... Antoine August Parmentier was a French chemist who served as a soldier in the  ...