Easy Poutine (French Fries with Gravy and Cheese Curds)

1 bag (1 lb. 14 oz.) frozen potato wedges
4 Tbs. butter
1/4 cup all-purpose flour
1 shallot, minced (how to)
1 clove garlic, minced (how to)
1 pkg. (32 oz.) beef broth
2 Tbs. ketchup
1 Tbs. cider vinegar
1 Tbs. whole green peppercorns
1 tsp. Worcestershire sauce
kosher salt
freshly ground black pepper
Canola oil, for frying
2 cups cheddar cheese curds

Prep Time:  15 minutes
Cooking Time:  25 minutes
Serves:  4

How to make it

1. Prepare the frozen potato wedges per packaging directions.

2. Meanwhile, heat butter in a medium saucepan over medium-high heat. Add flour, and cook, stirring, until smooth, about 2 minutes. Add shallot and garlic, and cook, until soft, about 2 minutes. Add beef stock, ketchup, vinegar, peppercorns, Worcestershire, and salt and pepper, and bring to a boil; cook, stirring, until thickened, about 6 minutes. Remove from heat, and keep gravy warm.

3. Divide the fries among the serving bowls. Pour gravy over each serving of fries, and top with cheese curds; serve immediately.

note :

Don’t let the cheddar cheese curds steer you away from this delicious diner delight from the Great White North.