Guide to Potatoes

Potatoes are probably one of the most useful vegetables in the world, you can fry, mash, and bake them. That’s why preparing a delicious potato dish is not difficult at all, you can put them in the oven, add some butter and salt, and you’re done. However, the hardest part is picking … Read more

Potatoes, russet, flesh and skin, raw

Common Name: Russet Potato, Baking Potato, gamja 감자 Recipes Using This Ingredient Recipes – Bokkum Bop (Korean Fried Rice) Ban Chan – Korean Style Potato Salad

Potatoes, red, flesh and skin, raw

Common Name: Red potatoes, ppalgang gamja 빨강 감자 Recipes Using This Ingredient Soups & Stocks – CheongGukJang – Korean Stinky Soybean Paste Stew Ban Chan – Gamja Jjorim – (Glazed potatoes)

Weight Equivalents: Potatoes

Potatoes originated in the area of southern Peru and extreme northwestern Bolivia. Potatoes were domesticated approximately 7,000–10,000 years ago, and spread throughout the Americas, then into Europe with the cross ocean trade of European merchant ships . Approximately 5,000 varieties of potato exist today, with over 3,000 in the Ades region alone. … Read more