A new exciting franchise: Friitz Belgian Fries!
Tue, 9/11/10 – 18:00 | 83 Comments

A new Belgian Fries franchise was recently launched. It is named Friitz (with double i, pronounce as
[/' f r i: t s /]), inspired by Fritz, the first man known to have opened a fry …

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Belgian Fries around the World

Belgian Fries and fry shops around the world: an overview of what is happening with Belgian Fries on our planet.


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Frietkot (fry shop)

Every day more disappear from the Belgian landscape: the “frietkot” or “fritkot”. Information and lots of pictures of the typical fry shacks.

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Historical postcards: proud owners of a Frietkot
Monday, 17 Aug, 2009 – 4:29 | One Comment
Historical postcards: proud owners of a Frietkot

As a tribute to the Frietkot (recently voted best known symbol of Belgium) I am posting here some of my latest postcards, all very sweet images of old frietkots and their proud owners:

The Frietkot voted best-known symbol of Belgium
Monday, 27 Jul, 2009 – 18:28 | One Comment
The Frietkot voted best-known symbol of Belgium

Last week the Frietkot (fry shop) was voted the most typical “Face of Belgium”.  Another great victory for our unsurpassed streetfood!

Recent acquisitions (postcards and pictures)
Wednesday, 15 Apr, 2009 – 9:54 | No Comment
Recent acquisitions (postcards and pictures)

On the left is a unique photo on a glass plate, picturing “les marchands de pommes de terre frites à la foire, Caen 1902″ (vendors selling fried potatoes at the fair in Caen (France), 1902).
Apart …

New acquisitions
Sunday, 18 Jan, 2009 – 17:22 | One Comment
New acquisitions

An overview of some fine examples of newly acquired postcards in this post …

My latest acquisitions
Saturday, 3 Jan, 2009 – 13:39 | 2 Comments
My latest acquisitions

Bought myself a few new items to complete my Fry Stuff collection: