Alowa Potatoes This page first published: Feb 7, 2006 · Updated: May 12, 2018 · by CooksInfo. Copyright © 2020 · This post may contain affiliate links · This blog generates income via ads · Alowa are oblong potatoes with shallow eyes, yellow skin and pale yellow flesh. These are waxy potatoes, promoted for direct to consumer sales. History Notes Alowa Potatoes were developed by Germicopa Company in France. Released 2001.