Everyone loves french fries—they're warm, snackable, salty, and all around delicious. But who knew they could be so versatile? We found the best loaded fry recipes you have to try ASAP. Besides, a potato is a vegetable, which means healthy, right?!
1. Baked Greek Fries
This oven-baked, drool-inducing recipe is topped with feta cheese, fresh parsley, and Tzatziki sauce. Yum! These are the perfect side to a warm gyro... or just make a double batch and eat it all by yourself.
2. Double Beer Battered Cajun Fries
Because the only thing better than beer and fries is beer in fries. This beer battered fry recipe comes with a kick thanks to the Cajun spice mixed in with the batter. Plus, if you're already using one cup of beer for the recipe, you might as well open another bottle to enjoy while you wait.
3. Lobster Poutine
Poutine is Canada's fancy way of saying french fries for dinner, but you don't have to go to Toronto to enjoy the gourmet meal. This lobster poutine drizzled with a brown butter cheese sauce is fresh, delicious, and must be eaten with a fork.
4. Bacon Cheese Fries
Two things that make everything better are bacon and cheese. Now imagine all that gooey goodness on a plate of fries. Hungry yet? This easy recipe will curb your cravings in just one bite.
5. Chipotle Fries
Here is a loaded twist on french fries you won't be able to get enough of. Drizzled in chipotle sauce and sprinkled with herbs and cheese, these baked fries will be your family's new favorite snack.
6. Sweet Potato Fries
Ever since we discovered you can make fries from sweet potatoes and call them healthy, we find an excuse to have them with almost any meal. Make them extra sweet by dipping them in this spicy honey mustard dip.
7. Pad Thai Fries
We bet you've never thought of mixing Pad Thai and french fries, but after you try this, you'll wish you would have sooner. The great thing about this recipe is that it's pretty flexible. Feel free to swap out ingredients you don't like or to choose your own measurements. Have fun with it!
8. Skinny Dilly Pickle Fries
Dill-pickle-flavored anything already has our mouths watering at just the thought. These homemade fries are addictive to snack on and come without the drippy juice you need to be careful with from regular jarred pickles.
9. Parmesan Truffle Fries
If you order french fries at a fancy restaurant, they will likely come sprinkled with parmesan and paired with a truffle mayo dipping sauce. Get all the flavor without the expensive cost from the comfort of your own kitchen. Enjoy!
10. Buffalo Chicken Poutine
In case you couldn't already tell, we are all about french fries so loaded and messy you absolutely need a fork to eat them. This buffalo chicken poutine does the trick.
11. French Fry Nachos
Have you ever been torn between having the nacho or fry appetizer for girls' night out? The answer is probably yes, so this recipe is for you. Pile crispy french fries high with beef, cheese, guacamole, and whatever else you like. Now all you need is a margarita!