The Best Thing I Ever Ate Video Gallery
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The Best Fried Thing Alex Guarnaschelli Ever Ate: Deep-Fried Hot Dog 02:27
Chef Alex Guarnaschelli reveals the best fried thing she ever ate: deep-fried hot dogs. These wieners from Rawley's Drive-In restaurant in Fairfield, Conn., are fried and then finished off on the grill, giving them a little crunch on the outside. Bacon is fried along with the dawgs, chopped and sprinkled on top along with sweet green relish and barrel-cured sauerkraut to create a meal Alex keeps coming back to again and again.
The Best Fried Thing Aaron Sanchez Ever Ate: Deep-Fried Brussels Sprouts 01:36
Aaron Sanchez reveals the best fried thing he ever ate: fried Brussels sprouts from Michael Symon's Lolita restaurant in Cleveland, Ohio. These Brussels sprouts are fried and topped with a warm vinaigrette made from red wine vinegar, anchovies, capers, garlic and shallots, transforming the humble vegetable into an unforgettable dish.
Guy Fieri Talks About Mofongo 03:07
Guy Fieri shares that the best fried thing he ever ate was mofongo at Benny’s Seafood in Miami. Mofongo is a Puerto Rican specialty made of plantains, chicarrones (fried pork skins), chicken stock and a bit of fried pork. Owner Benny Ojeda uses a giant mortar and pestle – with a baseball bat for a pestle – to mash together the fried plantains, chicarrones and garlic. The mashed mixture is dished up and served with fried pork and consomme on the side.