These sweet potatoes have a creamy texture and a sweet-spicy flavour that makes them ideal for savoury dishes. This type has a bright orange flesh. Sweet potatoes have traditionally been baked, roasted or mashed, but they can also be added to risotto, pasta or curry. Store in a cool, dark place and use within a week of purchase.
English cucumbers — also known as hothouse, greenhouse or seedless cucumbers — are typically longer than the regular, garden variety (about 1 foot long) and have a milder flavor. The skin is thinner and it contains smaller, less noticeable seeds