KENNEBEC POTATOES

Everybody’s favourite fresh-cut fry!

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IRRESISTIBLE

Their light, tender peel and earthy flavour make Kennebec fresh cut fries irresistible. The balance of high-starch and low natural sugars keeps it fluffy on the inside as it cooks to a golden crisp.

VERSATILE

Kennebec potatoes are culinary chameleons, excelling in baking, mashing, and roasting. Their impeccable ability to hold shape makes them ideal for potato salads, curries, soups, and stews.

Kennebec Potatoes are Favourites for Frying

The Heirloom secret to perfect fresh-cut fries

While Kennebec potatoes are not a grocery store regular, this culinary secret has been loved by chefs since the 1940s and cherished by West Coast French-fry aficionados for decades. Kennebec potatoes are typically available year round with a small gap in June/July depending on Mother Nature.

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Kennebec Potato fries deep fried

Best When Deep-Fried Kennebec Fries

What makes an amazing fresh-cut French fry? Golden and crispy on the outside, tender, yet firm on the inside, with an earthy flavour and mouthfeel that can only come from deep-frying – and they must be eaten hot!

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Fantastic when Air-Fried Kennebec Fries

The trick to making crispy Kennebec fries with fluffy interiors is to blanche them first. This extra step does add some time, but it is worth it. Blanching the potato sticks for 4 minutes par-cooks the fries so the air fryer can crisp up the exterior while keeping the interior moist and tender.

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Kennebec Potato fries deep fried

Crispy Kennebec Oven Fries

Crispy on the outside, soft, and fluffy on the inside, these Crispy Oven Fries are easy to make and will satisfy your craving for fresh-cut Kennebec fries!

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Kennebec Potato fries deep fried

Air-Fried Recipe – Quick Method

With just a handful of Kennebec potatoes and a few basic ingredients you can have fresh-cut fries without the mess and clean-up of classic deep-fried fries.

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Kennebec Potato fries deep fried

Chef-tested Kennebec Fries for Restaurants

Fresh-cut Kennebec fries perform best when prepared using a 2-stage process with a cooling step in between blanche and final cooking steps.

Did you know that BCfresh test cooks every single lot of Kennebec potatoes to ensure they will meet cooking requirements? In fact, all our testing uses this very recipe!

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Kennebec Potato fries deep fried

Amazing Kennebec Mashed Potatoes

Use Kennebec potatoes for the fluffiest and creamiest mashed potatoes, that are perfect every time!

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