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Classic Candied Yam

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Candied yams is a simple recipe made out of the sweet potaotes. It has nice orangy flavor and a hint of other spices. The fresh candied yams are wonderful and leave a nice taste behind. Try this recipe if you thought, you did not like candied yams.
Ingredients
  Sweet potatoes 2 Pound
  Butter 1 Tablespoon
  Vanilla 1 Teaspoon
  Allspice 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Cinnamon 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Sugar 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Brown sugar 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Orange 1 , sliced
  Water 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)
Directions

1. Peel and cut the sweet potatoes.
2. Mix all the remianing ingredients into water.
3. Whisk it nicely.
4. Place the potatoes in a baking dish.
5. Pour the liquid over it and put the orange slices.
6. Cover it and bake it in oven at 350 F for 45 minutes.
7. Uncover and bake for 15 minutes.
8. Candied yams are ready to go.
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Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Side Dish
Taste: 
Savory
Method: 
Baked
Interest: 
Holiday, Healthy
Ingredient: 
Potato, Vegetable
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
60 Minutes
Ready In: 
70 Minutes
Servings: 
6
Candied yams is a simple recipe made out of the sweet potatoes. It has nice orangey flavor and a hint of other spices. The fresh candied yams are wonderful and leave a nice taste behind. Try this recipe if you thought, you did not like candied yams. So see the video for more!

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 292 Calories from Fat 19

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 2 g3.4%

Saturated Fat 1.3 g6.7%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 5.4 mg1.8%

Sodium 83.9 mg3.5%

Total Carbohydrates 68 g22.5%

Dietary Fiber 5.5 g21.9%

Sugars 42.2 g

Protein 3 g5.2%

Vitamin A 431.5% Vitamin C 26.2%

Calcium 6.5% Iron 5.6%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

1 Comment

Alisa Oates's picture
This is nice . Thank you chef. Bon appetite. May God bless you too.
Classic Candied Yam Recipe Video