Definition of Desiree in English:

Desiree

noun

  • A potato of a pink-skinned variety with yellow, waxy flesh.

    • ‘The mash dish deemed the ultimate favourite was was Barry’s recipe, made with Desiree potatoes, butter, milk and salt.’
    • ‘Bintjes were the first, then Desirees, and now practically the whole stall is filled with different varieties.’
    • ‘Desiree is a maincrop potato variety, with high and early yields. It has a high resistance to drought and good resistance to potato virus.’

Pronunciation:

Desiree

/ˈdezəˌrā/