|Sri Lankan Recipe-Nelum Ala Kalu Pol/Lotus Root Curry|
- Look for firm ones. Ensure they are smooth and free from dark spots.
- If the lotus roots are with dark spots, check its channels. If the channels are also look dark or with black lining, it indicates that lotus roots are bit aged. Avoid those.
- Look for ones with no mud inside the channels. Since lotus roots grow in mud, there may have unwanted creatures inside the mud. Try to avoid ones with mud or be more careful when you clean them.