The holiday season is approaching which means food items highlighting sweet potatoes are making their way onto restaurants’ menus. Rich in color and filled with antioxidants, our non-gmo sweet potatoes make the perfect ingredient for seasonal menu items. Your customers can comfortably indulge in our sweet potatoes knowing that they are locally grown and GMO free. Here are a few reasons why our non-gmo sweet potatoes deserve a seat at your restaurant’s tables this holiday season.
Non-GMO Health Benefits
GMO’s (genetically modified organisms) are animals or plants that have been modified by way of genetic engineering to change the natural structure of DNA make up. GMO’s are typically used in foods to create desired traits that are not naturally present such as size, taste, and color. They have been linked to several different diseases, failure and damage to organs, and more negative effects to the human body. Luckily, at Baywater farms we take pride in our delicious produce, like our sweet potatoes, being free of GMOs.
Health Benefits of Sweet Potatoes
Being free of GMOs is just one of the many health benefits of our non-GMO sweet potatoes. Sweet potatoes are rich in beta carotene; an antioxidant that aids in increasing vitamin A. Vitamin A is important for a healthy functioning immune system, reproduction and also normal vision. Our sweet potatoes are also rich in fiber which aids in keeping our blood sugar levels balanced.
One of Nature’s Deserts
If you’re looking for a dessert to serve to your customers with all the sweets but half the sugar, consider using our sweet potatoes as a key ingredient. Sweet potatoes are naturally sweet hence its name; and is the perfect way to add decadence to any seasonal menu item.
BAYWATER FARMS HAS THE RIGHT PRODUCE FOR YOU
Baywater Farms is a family-owned and operated farm servicing Baltimore, Washington D.C., Maryland, Delaware beaches, and the Eastern Shore. We are capable of meeting the demands of your produce distributor, restaurant produce supplier, CSA produce supplier, or wholesale produce supplier while maintaining the integrity and character of a small farm. When you work with Baywater Farms, you work with an experienced, ethical, and local farm dedicated to providing the highest-quality heirloom produce.