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Jan 20, 2014 08:31 PM

Where to buy Puerto Rican sweet potatoes

On a visit to a relative in San Juan we bought sweet potatoes at a market in San Juan. They
were rounder than the sweet potatoes I get here, the flesh was lighter and they held their shape while getting tender when she roasted them. Is there a market in the Orlando area that sells these?

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  1. Try any Spanish market
    Boniato is the Spanish word.
    Most of the islands in the Caribbean have a similar type

    1. You might try one of the Bravo supermarkets. They have a big selection of latino produce.