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Idaho Potato Commission Launches 'Recipes for Relief' in Celebration of the International Year of the Potato

d as the recipient of their fundraising efforts," said Caryl Stern, president and CEO, U.S. Fund for UNICEF. "With the funds raised by the Recipes for Relief program, UNICEF will be able to continue its important work saving children's lives."

Recipes for Relief Chefs

A total of eleven chefs will be featured in the Idaho Potato Commission's "Recipes for Relief" program. These well-known chefs hail from cities across the country and many of their Idaho Potato recipes reflect the region's unique tastes and flavors. Kicking off the program is Chef Michael Symon, owner of Lolita Restaurant in Cleveland, Ohio. The chef line-up to date is:

Michael Symon

Cleveland, OH


Tracy O'Grady

Washington DC


Susan Spicer

New Orleans, LA


Todd Downs

Indianapolis, IN

Food Sense, Inc

Frank Ostini

Buelton, CA

Hitching Post

Joachim Splichal

Los Angeles, CA


Paul Prudhomme

New Orleans, LA


Jon Mortimer

Boise, ID

Mortimer's of Boise

David Burke

New York

davidburke & donatella

David Walzog

Las Vegas

SW Steakhouse, Wynn

International Year of the Potato

The United Nations' declaration of 2008 as the International Year of the Potato will raise awareness of the importance of the potato -- and of agriculture in general -- in addressing issues of global concern, including hunger, poverty and threats to the environment.

With the world population increasing by approximately, 100 million people a year, there is an urgent need to find and/or develop the resources needed to sustain this incredible growth. The potato, which is the fourth largest food crop in the world, has been identified as part of the solution for many reasons:

-- Potatoes produce more nutritious food, more quickly, on less land, and<

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