French Fries with Gravy and Cheese

Epicurious
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Ingredients

4 baking potatoes (large)
8 cups vegetable oil
3 tablespoons shallots (minced)
2 sprigs fresh thyme
1 tablespoon unsalted butter
1/2 cups dry red wine
1 tablespoon water
3/4 teaspoons corn starch
1 cup beef demi-glace
1 teaspoon cracked black pepper (coarsely)
1/2 teaspoons salt
1/2 tablespoons unsalted butter
5 ounces curds (cheese, or haloumi cheese, coarsely crumbled, about 1 cup)
2 tablespoons fresh chives (finely chopped)
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