Posts Tagged ‘Tapioca Root’

The Cassava Experiment

Boiled (took way longer than expected).

Boiled Yuca Root

But because “raw” could be poisonous, The Mouse didn’t want to take any chances.

The Cat got the most of the root, packed in her bento boxes. Plain with just a little bit of salt.

I stir-fried a small batch for V with butter, garlic, salt, pepper.

Yuca with Garlic

The Mouse probably not working with Yuca too often, too hard to break down, but try try. 🙂

Enjoy. Eat well.

The Mouse


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Where The Mouse has not gone before. Co-Worker V, same one that gave The Mouse the leftover spaghetti, mentioned she misses yuka root. She could not find it here in SPAM Land.

Challenge accepted. Hee hee.

One of the farmers markets.


Yuka, cassava, tapioca. Same same.

Breaking the root down was definitely a challenge, thought would have to call Paul Bunyan for assistance.

To be continued.

Enjoy. Eat well.

The Mouse

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