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Spud Gun (toy) - Early History
... Harder, drier potatoes are preferable sources of ammunition red potatoes, or refrigerated potatoes serve well ...
List Of Spanish Dishes - Dishes - Starters
... Name Image Region Type Description Canarian wrinkly potatoes Papas arrugadas Canary Islands a representative Canarian dish of boiled and salted small potatoes usually ... (pemento picante) and drizzled with olive oil.It is served along with boiled potatoes and bread ... a wide variety of appetizers Tortilla de patatas Spanish omelette egg omelette with fried potatoes ...
List Of Food Origins - America
... Potatoes and manioc were domesticated in South America ... agave Roots and Tubers Jicama, manioc (cassava), potatoes, sweet potatoes, sunchokes, oca, mashua, ulloco, arrowroot, yacon, leren, and groundnuts Fruits Tomatoes ...
Chicago Farmers' Markets - What’s Available?
... Nectarines - Okra - Onions - Peaches - Pears - Peas - Plums - Potatoes - Radishes - Rhubarb - Squash - Tomatoes - Turnips August September October Apples - Artichokes - Beans ...
Creamer Potato
... Creamer potatoes are varieties of potatoes harvested before they mature to keep them small and tender ... They are generally either Yukon Gold potatoes or Red potatoes, called gold creamers or red creamers respectively, and measure approximately one inch ... The skin of creamer potatoes is waxy and high in moisture content, and the flesh contains a lower level of starch than other potatoes, which makes it suitable for boiling ...

Famous quotes containing the word potatoes:

    It will soon be forgotten, in these days of stoves, that we used to roast potatoes in the ashes, after the Indian fashion.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

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    Gregory Corso (b. 1930)

    Who lives longer: the man who takes heroin for two years and dies, or the man who lives on roast beef, water and potatoes till ninety-five? One passes his twenty-four months in eternity. All the years of the beef-eater are lived only in time.
    Aldous Huxley (1894–1963)