Platform 65 Restaurant Celebrates Potato Day with A Feast of Flavors and Nutrition!
Hyderabad, 19 August 2023: Platform 65, India’s largest toy-train-themed restaurant, is excited to celebrate everyone’s favorite starchy delight – Potato Day! This annual occasion is dedicated exclusively to the versatile. As we mark Potato Day, we delve into the many reasons this humble tuber deserves the spotlight, along with a special message from our renowned chef.
Potato Day is a tribute to the remarkable history, taste, and versatility of the potato. This unassuming vegetable, with its origins dating back to the Andes mountains of South America, has captured the hearts and palates of people worldwide. From comforting classics like mashed potatoes and fries to innovative creations like potato gnocchi and loaded baked potatoes, this vegetable has proven its ability to adapt to any culinary style.
Potatoes are not only delectable but also pack a nutritional punch. These versatile tubers are an excellent source of complex carbohydrates, dietary fiber, and essential vitamins and minerals. They provide a sustained release of energy, aiding in maintaining healthy blood sugar levels. Additionally, potatoes contain vitamin C, vitamin B6, and potassium, contributing to overall well-being.
According to Chef VH Suresh, Corporate Executive Chef at Platform 65, “Potatoes are a canvas for culinary artistry. Their texture and mild flavor allow us to explore an array of cooking techniques and seasoning profiles. From crispy French fries to creamy potato soups, there’s a potato dish for every mood and occasion.”
In honor of Potato Day, we are thrilled to share an exclusive recipe from ChefVH Suresh. On this special Potato Day, let us take a moment to appreciate the potato and the magic it adds to our dining experiences.