Violet Queen is a specialty potato with deep purple skin and flesh based on ancient Peruvian varieties. It smells sweet like red beets when cooked and tastes great. High in antioxidants, Violet Queen retains its color through cooking and is great for boiling, steaming, and baking
Note: Very high in antioxidants, especially the skin. More antioxidants than blueberries!
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Busy Bea’s Market Garden produces certified organic potatoes, onions, garlic, herbs and a variety of other vegetables in the Oldman River valley just east of Fort Macleod, Alberta. The business was started in Coaldale in 1989 by Trevor Aleman’s parents John and Bea. Trevor took over in 1999 and now farms with his wife Cindy and their six children.