Ok....if i don't have corn starch, can I use potato starch instead as a thickener?

Answer Yes, you can. Make sure you dilute it in some cold water just as you would corn starch. If you don't you'll end up with lumpy food. The difference is: Potato starch has a neutral taste, and is an... Read More »

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Is potato starch the same as potato flour?

Though some equate the two products, potato starch and potato flour remain distinct. Manufacturers grind whole dried potatoes to make potato flour. To produce potato starch, machines use pressurize... Read More »

Is potato starch?

Potatoes are considered a dietary starch, packed with carbohydrates comprised of sugar and starch. The potato also contains vitamins and minerals the body needs to work properly. These consideratio... Read More »

Is potato a vegetable or a starch?

Potatoes are both vegetables and starches. They are an excellent dietary source of complex carbohydrates, or starches. A starch is a complex sugar, or polysaccharide. Potatoes, Solanum tuberosum, a... Read More »

Is a potato a vegetable or starch?

A potato is a vegetable. At one time, potatoes were considered a starch, but they are now recognized as a nutritious vegetable. Potatoes contain vitamin C, protein, iron, thiamine and niacin. They ... Read More »