Sweet Potatoes – are a great source of several anti-inflammatory compounds, some of which contribute to its orange-coloured flesh like beta carotene. This is the same antioxidant chemical found in carrots, and most orange-coloured fruits and vegetables. This precursor to vitamin A is a strong antioxidant nutrient. Sweet potatoes also contain a unique protein. This is a storage protein that the plant uses as a food source as it is growing. This protein is what is known as an immunomodulator, meaning it can help to regulate certain responses within the immune system.
Fish en Papillote is literally 'fish in a packet'. This technique of simply steaming fish and vegetables is an easy way to prepare a quick healthy meal. You can make it seasonal by adding vegetables and herbs available in the market at any time of year. You will find it's cooked to perfection, moist and full of flavor!