Desiree

Type:
Smooth
Colour:
Red
Flesh Colour:
Creamy White
Size:
Large

Try As

Mashed poatatoes

Boiled potatoes

Wedges

A bit about Desiree

Desiree potatoes have a firm, creamy tasting flesh making them ideal for smooth mash or being cooked in a sauce, such as our favourite Potato Dauphinoise/Dauphinoise Potatoes. Desiree are available across the major retailers and are easily recognisable by their lovely red skin and light yellow flesh. Desiree are normally larger, longer and oval shape.

Recipes using Desiree

Poached Cod with Mustard Mash

Mustard Mash with Poached Cod Recipe

Sublime smooth mashed potatoes churned with mustard is a delightful side to cod. Discover how to create the ultimate mustard mash in this easy, yet impressive recipe. 

  • Prep in: 10 mins
  • Cook in: 20 mins
Chunky potato and bean soup recipe
  • Prep in: 10 mins
  • Cook in: 20 mins
Jerk potato and black bean curry recipe

High fibre

Low sat fat

Jerk Potato and Black bean curry

A warming one-pan dish, our jerk potato and black bean curry is quick and simple but brimming with vibrant  Caribbean flavours - get cooking our recipe now!

  • Cook in: 30 mins
Spice Bomb Potatoes Recipe

Homemade Spicy Wedges Recipe

Rustle up this irresistible wedges dish peppered with spicy chilli powder and a delicious dip. Perfect for snacking on with pals or as a side dish to a main meal.

  • Prep in: 10 mins
  • Cook in: 30 mins

Other Smooth Potatoes

Lady Balfour Smooth Potato Variety

Lady Balfour

This variety was named after Lady Eve Balfour – a pioneer of the UK organic movement. It has a uniform oval shape, creamy skin and pale tasty flesh. It performs well as mash, boiled or wedges.

Vivaldi Smooth Potato Variety

Vivaldi

Vivaldi is a pale yellow potato with a velvety texture, this makes it great for mashing and is particularly good as a boiled potato, holding its shape. It has a mild sweet flavour and complements Mediterranean recipes and fish or chicken recipes.

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