Photo: Alison Miksch; Styling: Buffy Hargett Miller
Hands-on Time
25 Mins
Total Time
40 Mins
Makes 6 appetizer servings

Slice potatoes as thin as possible.

How to Make It

Step 1

Cut potatoes into thin slices, using a mandoline or sharp knife; rinse with cold water.

Step 2

Bring vinegar and 6 cups water to a boil in a large saucepan over high heat. Add sliced potatoes, and cook 3 minutes. Drain potatoes, and spread on a paper towel-lined baking sheet. Pat dry with paper towels, and chill 15 minutes.

Step 3

Meanwhile, pour oil to a depth of 3 inches into a large Dutch oven, and heat to 340°. Fry potatoes, in batches, stirring occasionally, 3 to 4 minutes or until golden brown. Drain on paper towels, and immediately sprinkle with chives and desired amount of kosher salt.

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