Yuca Root

Yuca Root ranges from 6 to 12 inches in length and 2 to 3 inches in diameter. This crunchy tuber has a tough brown skin and a crisp, white flesh. Originally a native to South America, Yuca Root has become an important staple of Africa.

Yuca Root

  • PRODUCT INFO

    Although there are many varieties of Yuca Root, there are only 2 main categories: bitter & sweet. Used as a thickener in the making of tapioca, Yuca Root once grated and sun-dried is also called Yuca Root meal.

  • AVAILABILITY

    Jan-Dec

  • ORIGIN

    Costa Rica, Ecuador