Tag Archives: Potatoes

Mashed Roasted Sweet Potatoes

These Mashed Roasted Sweet Potatoes are the perfect healthy side that is packed with nutrients and easy to make! By Roasting the sweet potatoes in the oven, you get smooth and tender potatoes and a caramelized flavor profile you can’t get from boiling. Adding fresh thyme to this dish gives a savory festive fresh taste.… Read More »

Turmeric Mashed Potatoes

If you’re looking for a delicious twist on classic mashed potatoes, you’ve come to the right place. Potatoes often get a bad rep but hear me out. This is usually because they are sliced and deep fried in vegetable oil or mashed with tons of butter and heavy cream. But what about healthier cooking methods… Read More »

A Guide to Growing Sweet Potatoes

The growing of sweet potatoes dates back to 750 B.C. Sweet potatoes belong to the Convolvulaceae or morning glory plant family, and should not be confused with regular potatoes and yams, both of which are entirely different from sweet potatoes. There are about 400 varieties of sweet potato, differentiated by their skin and flesh color,… Read More »

Air Fryer Potatoes and Crispy Tofu

Tuesday, January 15, 2019 An air fryer is a kitchen appliance that cooks by circulating hot air around the food using the convection mechanism. A mechanical fan circulates the hot air around the food at high speed, cooking the food and producing a crispy layer via the Maillard effect. My son got me an air… Read More »

Beware of GMO Potatoes

Any product made with potato will henceforth be subject to added scrutiny before it can receive The Non-GMO Project’s verification stamp.1 The reason? The now widespread prevalence of genetically engineered (GE) potato in the U.S. food supply. The first-generation GE Innate® potato, developed by J.R. Simplot Co. and branded simply as White Russet™, was approved… Read More »