The residents of South Urals have chosen the best potato variety. Moreover, not only the appearance was evaluated, but also the taste. The tasting was held as part of the event "Oh, potatoes, delicious!" What kind has received the title of "national"?
"We will show you how to cook baked potatoes with fried onions, bacon and garlic."
For the dish to succeed, you need to use a certain kind of potato - "Red Lady". In terms of taste, this German species is very different from the Ural varieties. It is softer and has a specific taste. Therefore, the South Urals housewives literally elicit the secrets of growing foreign potatoes. Today, in addition to German varieties, Chelyabinsk residents were presented with Moscow and St. Petersburg potatoes.
Irina Novikova, General Director of the State Unitary Enterprise “Food Corporation”: “These are new varieties of potatoes that were proposed by German breeders and our Russian ones, and we took them for testing. Because potatoes are one thing on Moscow land, St. Petersburg or Germany, and another thing - in the Chelyabinsk region. "
The best chefs prepared a gentle mashed potatoes for the guests. Everyone could taste the dishes. South Urals carefully listened to cooking tips and took notes for themselves. Culinary specialists told which variety is best used for baking, and which will add interesting flavoring notes to ordinary fried potatoes.
Tatiana Peshkova, correspondent: “Such a seemingly traditional dish has many variations in taste, color and even shape. Some of the varieties are used only for certain dishes. For example, fritella is used to make French fries, and Babushka is an excellent puree. "
After tasting the South Urals residents were able to evaluate the variety they liked with a special smiley. Most of the "likes" got the most dietary variety "Cornflower". 25 people voted for it.
A source: https://31tv.ru