Monthly Archives: March 2008

Tricky one, this.

This is a Rooster potato. It was bought at Sainsburys in Taplow so, therefore, is allowed into all categories. I think it’s unlikely to be a winner in any category that actually includes eating. However, whilst in many ways a … Continue reading

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Latest Entry.

Latest entry is the Maris Piper which comes in as a clean, effective chipper also good for roasting. So, it goes in the Best Chipper category. Things are really hotting up in the Taplow 2008 Potato Awards!

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And the first one is this one.

Nominated in the specialist section, this Charlotte potato is great in a salad. A potato salad. It needs a little steaming or boiling. It’s waxy. Which is different to Irish potatoes which are floury.

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The 2008 Taplow Potato Awards….

It is with great pleasure that I announce the 2008 Taplow Potato Awards. Categories include : Biggest Best Chipper Most Photogenic Specialist  Eco-Friendly Best for Vodka (new this year) and Other All entrants must have either been grown, bought or consumed … Continue reading

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