Let’s Talk Food: Are you cooking your potatoes properly?

  • Photo courtesy Audrey Wilson French fries should first fry at 250 degrees for 8-10 minutes to achieve 'gelation range.'

There are no instructions that are attached to potatoes when you buy them at the store. The way most people know about how to cook them is because their mother told them and they just obeyed. She never gave you a reason why, but you never questioned why and did it her way.