Kumara (49)

    Kumara is popular and unique to New Zealand and is similar to sweet potato. It is a versatile ingredient that can be used in everything from soups to salads.

    Top Kumara Recipes

     
    No reviews
     
    50min

    Kumara chips are a great option when plain old chips just won't do it. This recipe spices it up with a wee bit of lime zest, chilli and coriander.

    Recipe by: The Messy Cook

     
    4 reviews
     
    1hour25min

    A fragrant bread/loaf cake. Can be eaten straight away but for best flavour, store overnight before serving. You can choose the amount of sugar in this cake depending on your taste.

    Recipe by: Tanja Miller

     
    5 reviews
     
    50min

    Such a great and easy way to eat these healthy orange and red vegetables. A great vegetarian side dish.

    Recipe by: RaewynL

     
    2 reviews
     
    1hour10min

    This Moroccan inspired vegetarian stew can be made ahead and heated just before serving. Using kumara, chickpeas and lentils, this stew tastes great.

    Recipe by: Make-Ahead Mamas

     
    4 reviews
     
    1hour

    Kumara are one of the vegetables traditionally roasted with a joint of meat, but they're also enjoyed in many other ways. In this dish, the brown sugar helps give them a crispy edge, but the sweetness is cut by the fresh taste of lemon.

    Recipe by: Lynn Cole

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