By Nicole Witko
July 13, 2013

It's National French Fry Day so what better way to celebrate than with some crispy tots? Whether you prefer classic, garlic or sweet potato fries, there's a recipe out there for you. No matter the occasion --- you can throw a French fry tasting party or simply make a side for your burger -- but today's the day to make a batch of this summer favorite.

Fun facts about the French fry:

- French fries account for more than 1/4 of all potatoes sold in the U.S.

- The average American eats 30 pounds of French fries per year.

- Thomas Jefferson cultivated the potato and popularized its eating in the US.


 Try out one of these homemade potato favorites, like our Bistro-Style Pommes Frites!

Get the recipes: Flavorful French Fry Recipes

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