The trusty potato is often forgotten about although its a core staple ingredient into most of our creative dishes.
Whichever way you choose to utilise the trusty potato it will deliver with great flavour, texture and many other complex attributes.
The only thing which often happens is it's easy not to take the time to investigate what most see as a commodity item. The trusty potato is a complex ingredient which variety should you use for your mash, chips what about what's the best for a good crispy jacket???
The potato guide is here to elevate any issues with you choosing the wrong variety for your job. Simply glide your eyes down the guide every week this guide will be on hand to make sure you have the choice to use the best variety required
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Carrolls Heritage Potatoes
If you have never experimented with some of the most traditional native heritage potatoes then you need to get involved as they can offer an array of colour and some most delightful flavours into your creation.
We work closely with Carrolls Heritage Potatoes who plough great care and attention into their land ensuring some most fantastic heritage varieties are available especially for you.
If you are interested in being contacted By Lucy Carroll every week to talk potatoes please leave your details below and we will get the spuds rolling.
You can place your order through Lucy and chat around all things potatoes and delifresh will deliver your goodies that same week.
If that doesn't sound a-peeling (sorry) then we carry Lucy Carrolls Salad Blues, Pink Fir & Ratte in stock at all times.
NEW Potatoes - Koffmans These Are AMAZING
The word NEW potato is often misunderstood as MIds are more than not sold all year in the disguise of a NEW potato!!!
A classic NEW potato is a small shaped potato which has been grown for maximum flavour whilst young. The NEW part comes around as the potato is straight from the ground and to you.
A Mid potato was once a NEW potato but now has a firm set skin and sourced from Store. These amazing NEW potatoes hold bags of flavour and perform great make sure you order a box as they will soon be gone...
Pearl Mids - Maris Bard
Tiny in size these small graded mids are a total winner.
With the asparagus season inbound these pearl sized mids will be perfect to present on the plate.
With a smaller grading of 35mm down these will be perfect - Order Pearl mids today !!!!
Purple Potatoes - Violetta
These beautiful Violetta hold a deep beautiful colour and most remarkable flavour.
Nurtured by Lucy Carroll and her fantastic team these interesting potatoes are most definitely worth investigating if you haven't got them on your menu already.
Roast Potatoes - Koffman Reds Desiree
The Koffman Reds are an exciting variety which is a great all-around option.
Holding a great dry matter content it is screaming to be blanched and hit with boiling hot goose fat for the most perfect roast potato
Chips - Lovers/Koffman's
Thick cut, French fry, crisps whichever fried potato takes your fancy this week the most consistent potatoes you should look into using are either the potato lovers or the most amazing Koffman range.
These preconditioned potatoes are of good grade and hold the perfect dry matter and starch/sugar content to give you the best chip on the planet
Mash - Guys Fries (House Ware)Premier
If you are wanting to create a total mind-blowing potato puree then you need to be looking into utilising the house ware.
Product is of good sizing making peeling easier and once through the beautiful skin that awesome flesh will bring some great mashing results.
For the KING of Mash why not pre-order some Mayon Gold Wooowwwzzaa
Koffmans Reds - Desiree
Over the last couple of months, we have had a little break from the trusty Rooster due to a slight supply issue but they are now back with a bang.
For those who love the almighty Rooster you can once again celebrate their existence as they are here for all to enjoy
All Rounder House Ware - Premier
The Premier is a great all-rounder for this week, this is a relatively new variety which offers a good stable & consistent offering if you are just looking for a multi-use potato.
Whatever you throw the trusty Ceaser into they will perform on every occasion
Pink Fir Apple
Once again Carrolls Heritage Potatoes have come out on top as this perfect fingerling potato is immense. Long, narrow and famously knobbly with a part pink & white skin with firm flesh.
These long fleshy potatoes have a wonderful nutty, earthy flavour and are great boiled, steamed or in salads.
Jumbo Potatoes - Estima
Washed and humongous these fellas will blow your mind as this week the variety is a classic Maris Piper.
Being very large in size if you are doing something like potato straws, potato sheets/paper or just want massive chips this jumbo-sized offering will tick the box.
Washed Whites - Estima
Washed, graded and ready for action washed whites are perfect if you need a consistent potato.
This week they are Estima which is a sophisticated variety as it offers some really great results when it comes to items such as Pomme Anna
Bakers - 40/50/60 - Estima
The bakers this week are all Estima variety.
This classic variety is great as a baker and growing size is consistent and its stable for many tasks