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Frequently Asked Questions

Should I rinse potatoes before boiling?

Rinsing potatoes helps remove excess starch, so it is recommended to rinse the potatoes before cooking.  To ensure even more starch is out of the way, it’s recommended that they even be quickly rinsed after boiling.  We recommend using hot water for rinsing after boiling and cold water prior to boiling.

Rinsing potatoes helps remove excess starch, so it is recommended to rinse the potatoes before cooking.  To ensure even more starch is out of the way, it’s recommended that they even be quickly rinsed after boiling.  We recommend using hot water for rinsing after boiling and cold water prior to boiling.

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