In Romanian: Cartofi prajiti economic.



  1. Peel the potatoes, wash and cut into 1 finger thick slices.
  2. salt and let sit with the salt for 5 minutes.
  3. Put all potatoes in a large pan with the hot oil and lard, mix and cover with a lid.
  4. After a few minutes, raise the lid, quickly wipe it with a dry cloth, gently mix the potatoes and put the wiped lid back on.
  5. Repeat this procedure every 3 minutes until the potatoes are done.
  6. Potatoes fried this way are nicely browned, soft inside and do not use much shortening.
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