Lady Balfour

Type:
Smooth
Colour:
Creamy
Flesh Colour:
Pale Yellow
Size:
Medium

Try As

Boiled Potatoes

Mash Potatoes

Wedges

A bit about 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.

Recipes using Lady Balfour

Oxford potato soup recipe

Oxford Potato Soup Recipe

Recreated to celebrate VE Day, this is a popular 1940s wartime soup made with potatoes, onion, leeks and celery - healthy and really tasty.

  • Prep in: 10 mins
  • Cook in: 30 mins
Potato and chorizo bake recipe

Potato and Chorizo Bake

Vibrant colours and flavours will impress with this simple recipe. Prep time taking just 5 minutes this is perfect for a quick meal in the evening.

  • Prep in: 5 mins
  • Cook in: 25 mins
Dauphinoise potatoes recipe

Quick and Easy Dauphinoise Potato recipe

Easy to make but no less delicious, dauphinoise potatoes are a creamy and crispy crowd pleaser, perfect for a cold winter night or an evening dinner party. Soft potatoes baked in rich cream and topped with golden cheese, this warming classic brings the taste of France to any kitchen table.

  • Prep in: 15 mins
  • Cook in: 25 mins
Mediterranean potato and vegetable bake recipe

Mediterranean Potato and Vegetable Bake recipe

Taking just 5 minutes to cook and 25 minutes to bake this a great meal for an easy dinner recipe. Contains potatoes and all kinds of vegetables it's healthy too!

  • Prep in: 5 mins
  • Cook in: 25 mins

Other Smooth Potatoes

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.

Disree Smooth Potato Variety

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.