sweet potato

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Synonyms for sweet potato

pantropical vine widely cultivated in several varieties for its large sweet tuberous root with orange flesh

the edible tuberous root of the sweet potato vine which is grown widely in warm regions of the United States

egg-shaped terra cotta wind instrument with a mouthpiece and finger holes

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It consisted of albondigas (meatballs), costilla asada (ribs), croqueta de cerdo (pork &potato cake) and bacaloa frita (salt cod and boniato fritter).
The menu is creative and ever-changing, offering a variety from tempura bonsai tuna and salmon roll with spiced miso vinaigrette to tamarind barbecue beef filet with crushed boniato and buttered swiss chard.
His specialties include smoked chicken and corn quesadillas with tomatillo pico de gallo, tamal cubano with a watercress and scallion salad and barbecued pork with boniato pancakes.
The restaurant delivers imaginatively prepared signature dishes such as Calamari Salad "Asia de Cuba," with chayote, hearts of palm, banana, cashews, chicory and radicchio in a sesame orange dressing; Tunapica, a picadillo style tuna tartare with Spanish olives, black currants, almonds and coconut in a soy-lime vinaigrette; Palomillo of Marinated Lamb, Miso-Cured Alaskan Butterfish accompanied by a tempura-battered shisito pepper, and Lobster "Mai-Tai, with rhum, coconut, red curry and wok crispy boniato.
uncooked large shrimp, peeled and deveined o In large stock pot, heat Olive Oil over medium heat and cook boniato, bell pepper and onion, stirring occasionally, 5 minutes or until vegetables are tender and boniato is starting to stick to pan.
His grilled pork chop ($18) is accompanied by a garlicky boniato mash, a quince and mango chutney and a demi-glace flavored with tamarind.