Definition of Desiree in English:


Syllabification: De·si·ree
Pronunciation: /ˈdezəˌrā


  • A potato of a pink-skinned variety with yellow, waxy flesh.
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    • Bintjes were the first, then Desirees, and now practically the whole stall is filled with different varieties.
    • Desiree is a maincrop potato variety, with high and early yields. It has a high resistance to drought and good resistance to potato virus.
    • The mash dish deemed the ultimate favourite was was Barry’s recipe, made with Desiree potatoes, butter, milk and salt.

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