Starch Up Potatoes This page first published: Feb 7, 2006 · Updated: May 18, 2018 · by CooksInfo. Copyright © 2021 · This web site may contain affiliate links · This web site generates income via ads · Information on this site is copyrighted. Taking whole pages for your website is theft and will be DCMA'd. See re-use information. Starch Up Potatoes are round, with yellow skin and flesh. They are promoted for processing into starch. History Notes Starch Up Potatoes were developed by the Germicopa company in France. Released 2001.