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What is Jicama? 00

What is Jicama?

What is Jicama?

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This weekend I tried my very first Jicama! Jicama is a tuberous root native to Mexico and South America. It sort of resembles a turnip in appearance. The outside has a tough brown skin while the inside is crisp and white. The starchy texture is similar to that of a raw potato, but the flavor is sweet like an apple or pear. Jicama is about 90% water and is high in vitamin C. Jicama is usually...