Have all the ballpark dogs you want at the game, but get a big serving of garlic fries to go with them. These stadium staples have been ruining marriage proposals at ballparks with their pungent awesomeness for decades, and you can easily make them with the help of a small deep-fryer — a worthy investment for any home cook.

Best of all, besides having hot garlic fries right in front of you, the oil you used to fry the garlic will be infused with garlicky goodness and can be used for more flavorful sautéeing.

[For more on the history of garlic fries at the ballpark, check out A Modern History Of Baseball Stadium Food]