Help! What Are Your Best Tips for Deep-Frying at Home?

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I don’t want to invest in a frying machine just for the sole purpose of frying but I’m starting to think my weird temperature fear might just cause me to do so. Help!

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Editor: You’re not alone, Hiba! My best recommendation would be to invest in an instant-read thermometer so you can easily and quickly keep tabs on the temperature of your frying oil. And until you feel comfortable frying on your own, find a few recipes to follow. Here are a few of our favorites:

Readers, what words of deep-frying advice do you have?