Tag: North Carolina

Best Sweet Potato Recipes

There are many easy and versatile ways to incorporate the nutritious value of sweet potatoes into your daily diet. These tasty tubers pack a punch of vitamins, antioxidants, and fiber and they are a widely available and inexpensive component to many delicious recipes. Sweet potatoes are far more than...

The Process of Growing Sweet Potatoes

Sweet potatoes are fast-becoming the tuber of choice for fine chefs, home cooks, and consumers widely due to their versatility and nutritional value. The majority of the sweet potatoes used in the U.S. come from the warm climate of North Carolina, and the farmers in this region have honed...

North Carolina Sweet Potato Business

North Carolina’s Sweet Potato business is a booming industry, providing the country with the freshest, sweetest potatoes around. Whether buying potatoes for distribution, manufacturing- such as frozen potato products and fries- or when feeding your own family, look first for those potatoes that are from the farms and experienced...

I Am What I Am, But I Am NOT a Yam!

We recently noticed some tweets that included both #sweetpotatoes and #yams as if they were the same thing, and it made us gasp! As true North Carolina Sweet Potato people, we took that as a sign that the air needed to cleared… Nothing against the Yam – it is...

Sweeten Your Summer Salads

Ever wonder how to take your sweet potato love from fall and winter to spring and summer? Don’t be embarrassed if you nodded your head, it’s happened to many a cook. In our quest to share our sweet potato love beyond the Thanksgiving table we are bringing you dishes over the...

All Sweet Potato All the Time.

Yep, you read that right – All Sweet Potato All the Time. Myopic? Maybe. Obsessed? Obviously. But, isn’t that how you want the guys who make the most pure, simple, and perfect sweet potato fries to be? Call us exclusive, biased, and closed minded — but we can’t see...