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Honey And Cinnamon Candied Yams

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Ingredients
  Yams 6 Large
  Lemon rind 1 1⁄2 Teaspoon, grated
  Cornstarch 1⁄2 Tablespoon
  Cold water 2 Tablespoon
  Lemon juice 2 Teaspoon
  Honey 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Orange juice 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Cinnamon 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Salt 1 Teaspoon
  Nutmeg 1⁄8 Teaspoon
  Butter 6 Tablespoon
Directions

Preheat the oven to 375° F.
Butter a large ovenproof casserole.
Scrub the yams.
Cook the yams in boiling salted water until tender.
Drain.
Rinse with cold water.
Peel the yams and cut them in half lengthwise.
Place the yams in the prepared casserole.
Dissolve the cornstarch in the cold water.
Combine the honey, cinnamon, nutmeg, lemon rind, lemon juice, orange juice, and salt in a saucepan.
Bring to a boil.
Add the cornstarch mixture.
Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly, until the mixture is thick and clear.
Remove from the heat.
Add the butter.
Pour the mixture over the yams.
Bake at 375° F for 15 minutes.

Recipe Summary

Cuisine: 
American
Method: 
Baked
Ingredient: 
Vegetable

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