Similar to a yam in appearance and a potato in flavor. Commonly used in tropical cuisines. Typically deep-fried as fritters or chips. It can also be mashed, baked, broiled, or sautéed.
Costa Rica, Panama, Ecuador, Florida
Handling and Storage
Store at approximately 50 degrees Fahrenheit in a dry environment
Blanca (white); Lila (red); Coco; Islena
Yautia; Dasheen; Eddo