What oil to use for deep frying french fries?

Answer peanut oil

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Is deep frying chicken in olive oil any healthier than deep frying chicken in Crisco (shortening/lard)?

Olive oil is better than shortening. Olive oil is good for you! It is high in the good cholesterol. So, use it to fry, and if you like, drink it. There are people that do just that.

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What oil do you use for deep frying?

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What is the best oil for deep fat frying?

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