Why are McDonald's French fries not baked?
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Why are McDonald's French fries not baked?
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Baking French fries would be a more timely process and wouldn't allow McDonald's South Africa (SA) to serve the customer quickly. Frying takes about 3 minutes, and baking will take 10-15 minutes, which is not ideal in our fast-paced environment.

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