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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Regardless of the method you choose, cool, peel and remove the skin from the cooked sweet potato.
Slice your sweet potato into rounds of about 1cm thick, brush with olive oil and grill for 5–8 mins on each side until golden.
A handful at a time, place the sweet potato mixture in a clean kitchen towel and squeeze to extract as much liquid as possible, then transfer to a large bowl.
Caption: Todd O'Neal, manager of the AIRS-owned Dawson Farm south of Delhi, Louisiana, inspects the sweet potato harvest on Oct.
Sweet potato is one of the most important tuber crops for fresh consumption in Malaysia.
Give your taste buds something to shout about with a bowl of this spicy sweet potato and spinach soup.
But its latest venture has seen a three-way Midland tie-up with the launch of sweet potato vegetable crisps in a bid to cash-in on the UK's huge snack market.
Already ranked by some as the best for nutrition among all vegetables, the traditional sweet potato can be nutritionally supercharged, literally, by using a simple, inexpensive electrical treatment that increases its content of healthful polyphenols or antioxidants by 60%.
Aviko's new Sweet Potato Fries are the 'natural choice'.
The latest innovation is Sweet Things Seasoned RibCut Sweet Potato Fries.
The Mississippi Sweet Potato Council states that the majority of Mississippi growers plant Beauregard or Evangeline (rosy skins with orange flesh) or O'Henry or Bonita (white flesh) varieties.
canned sweet potato puree or even sweet potato baby food if you don't
Their topics include post-harvest handling, storage methods, pests, and diseases; physiological functions and utilization of sweet potato; sweet potato purees and dehydrated powders for functional food ingredients; bioprocessing sweet potato into food, feed, and bio-ethanol; utilization in human health, industry, and animal feed systems; animal nutrition; the sweet potato and the pig; and utilization, storage, small-scale processing, and marketing in Africa.
However, it is important that you soak the chickpeas for a while to prevent them from being hard and dense, but once soaked they will go particularly well with the sweet potato.