Nutrient rich, potatoes contribute to our daily diet.
A recent study reviewed the nutrient intake of white potatoes (all preparations, including French fries) when consumed by children in the United States. See the findings below:
White Potatoes, including French fries, contribute shortfall nutrients to children's and adolescent diets. M.R. Freedman, D.R. Keast. Department of Nutrition, Food Science & Packaging, San Jose State University, San Jose, CA, USA. Nutr Res. 2011 Apr;31(4):270-7. Epub 2011 Apr 13.