The Hip, Orange Super Food Increasingly Displacing French Fries
July 19, 2016, Bloomberg
The once lowly sweet potato is being reborn as a kind of hip, orange super food.
Gone are the days when the only time Americans encountered the tuber was mashed up and topped with marshmallows alongside a Thanksgiving turkey. Today, sweet potatoes turn up everywhere, as healthier, nutrient-dense alternatives to French fries at burger joints or colorful side dishes for swanky restaurants. They have more fiber and fewer calories than white potatoes….Click here to read more and see where Kornegay Produce is interviewed!