The Best Deep Fried Foods Foods

The Best Deep Fried Foods

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List Criteria: No sautéed foods, stir-fries, or pan-fried foods

Deep-frying imparts tasty, crispy flavor to pretty much any food cooked with this process, and as a result, it appears that people will eat just about anything if it has been deep-fried. There are of course the standard fried foods that are so prevalent in fast food, such as French fries and fried chicken, but many cultures and cuisines enjoy deep fried vegetables, tofu and even insects. A somewhat disturbing trend which has also grown in popularity is that of deep frying junk food, including cookies, candy bars and processed pastries!

This list will give you plenty of ideas re: good things to deep fry. Rank your favorites and feel free to add your own. Don't be hesitant; as many state fairs have proven, almost anything goes. Simply think of your favorite foods ever and then deep fry them. Voila: instant fine dining! Some of the most delicious foods in the world are fried, so don't hesitate to consider every option.

What is the strangest deep fried food you've ever tried? Was it any good? If it was, it belongs on this list. Obviously not everyone will love the same thing. French fries? Probably a winner with most. Fried pickles? That might be more of an acquired taste (though they really are delish with some ranch dressing). And here's a thought: Is there a particular vegetable you won't eat, ever? Try frying it up, the top deep fried foods; you might be pleasantly surprised (though your waistline and overall health might eventually suffer).
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    Fried Green Tomatoes is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Deep Fried Foods

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    Fried Green Tomatoes

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    Fried Pickles is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Deep Fried Foods


    Fried Pickles

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    Fish Sticks is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Deep Fried Foods


    Fish Sticks

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    Fried Mac & Cheese is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Deep Fried Foods


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    Fried Fish Sandwich is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Deep Fried Foods


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    Jalapeno Poppers (Cream Cheese... is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Deep Fried Foods


    Jalapeno Poppers (Cream Cheese)

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    Sweet Potato Fries is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Deep Fried Foods


    Sweet Potato Fries

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    Chicken McNuggets is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Deep Fried Foods


    Chicken McNuggets

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    Chick-Fil-A Chicken Nuggets is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Deep Fried Foods

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    Chicken Fried Steak is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Deep Fried Foods


    Chicken Fried Steak

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    Deep Fried Mushrooms is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Deep Fried Foods


    Deep Fried Mushrooms

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    Apple Fritter is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Deep Fried Foods


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    Sweet and Sour Chicken is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Deep Fried Foods


    Sweet and Sour Chicken

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    Doughnut Holes is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Deep Fried Foods


    Doughnut Holes

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    Fried Chicken Sandwich is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Deep Fried Foods


    Fried Chicken Sandwich

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    Waffle Fries is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Deep Fried Foods

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    Steak Fries is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Deep Fried Foods


    Steak Fries

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    Fried Shrimp is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Deep Fried Foods


    Fried Shrimp

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    Funnel cake is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Deep Fried Foods


    Funnel cake

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    Doughnut is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Deep Fried Foods


    Doughnut

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    Fried chicken is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Deep Fried Foods


    Fried chicken

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    French fries is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Deep Fried Foods

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    French fries

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