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View Poll Results: With a Fried Maine Haddock Dinner...
Tater Tots 2 5.13%
Maine French Fries 37 94.87%
Voters: 39. You may not vote on this poll

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Old 11-18-2009, 12:52 PM
 
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Our group is doing a fried haddock dinner on Friday night . There has been a recent debate among the participants in the group to serve traditional crinkle cut Maine French fries with the fried haddock or Tater Tots.
The meal normally consists of Fried haddock, Maine French fries, coleslaw, rolls, butter and dessert (either Ice Cream or blueberry buckle).
I'm asking for your opinions here as Mainers. Tater Tots or French Fries?
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Old 11-18-2009, 12:56 PM
 
Location: West Boylston, Ma
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Blueberry Buckle with ice cream!
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Old 11-18-2009, 12:58 PM
 
Location: Maine
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Blueberry Buckle with ice cream!
ayup, and fries, definately FRIED fries, not the baked frozen things.
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Old 11-18-2009, 01:19 PM
 
Location: West Michigan
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Fries. Tater tots and Haddock? That just doesn't even sound right. (If they go for the tater tots though, doesn't McCains still make them up in the County)
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Old 11-18-2009, 01:23 PM
 
Location: Alaska
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I'm not Maine but I vote for the fries. Tater tots are like potato turds (lots of little pieces together to make one glob) and I haven't had them in ages - I didn't even know they were still around.

It's classic fish and chips.
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Old 11-18-2009, 01:37 PM
 
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fries and ice cream and blueberry buckle......sounds delicious
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Old 11-18-2009, 01:39 PM
 
Location: Midtown Sacramento
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OK, I'll bite... what are Maine French Fries?
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Old 11-18-2009, 02:06 PM
 
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OK, I'll bite... what are Maine French Fries?

Don't feel bad, i'm from Maine and not only do I not know what a Maine french fry is, I have no idea what blueberry buckle is. A little help please?
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Old 11-18-2009, 02:08 PM
 
Location: Limestone
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I like Tator Tots but voted for fries. I assume, we know what assuming does, Maine fries are just krinkle fries.
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Old 11-18-2009, 02:38 PM
 
Location: 43.55N 69.58W
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lololol...I'm amazed at how many people have looked at the poll but how few actually voted.

I went w/ the fries. Tator Tots are okay w/ fish sticks but don't do any justice to the haddock.

Recipe for the buckle below, for the Mainer that has never had it.

http://http://www.sailmainecoast.com/the_experience/recipes/desserts/g16.htm (broken link)



Nice poll!
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