Ever wondered what goes into those magical pieces of potatoes that McDonald’s are selling? Oil, potatoes and salt? Nope, there are actually 19 ingredients in the USA that they use to make these fries, all of which are broken down in this image:

french fries

You may be thinking to yourself: “Why are some ingredients listed on there twice” Sometimes an ingredient is used more than once in the process of creating fries. Ex-Mythbuster Grant Imahara tells us how french fries at McDonald’s are made in this video:

Some of these ingredients are “volksvreemd” to the majority of people out there, and to be honest; there are a few ingredients we can’t even pronounce…