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Yam (vegetable)

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Yam is the common name for some plant species in the genus Dioscorea (family ... Culinarily, yams are starchier and drier than sweet potatoes. ... Although not grown in the same quantities as the Af...

What's the Difference Between Yams and Sweet Potatoes? — Word ...

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Oct 6, 2014 ... Do you know the difference between a yam and a sweet potato? ... And yet yam and sweet potato do mean different things in grocery stores.

What's the Difference Between Sweet Potatoes and Yams ...

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Nov 5, 2015 ... So let's get things straight: A sweet potato is not a yam. A yam is not a sweet potato. And by the way, a sweet potato isn't even a potato—nor is a ...

What's The Difference Between Sweet Potatoes and Yams ...

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Nov 25, 2013 ... The other has a copper skin with an orange flesh that is sweet and soft. All sweet potato varieties generally have the same shape and size ...

What is the difference between sweet potatoes and yams? Everyday ...

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Although yams and sweet potatoes are both angiosperms (flowering plants), they are not related botanically. Yams are a monocot (a plant having one embryonic ...

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Nov 23, 2015 ... The reason "yams" and sweet potatoes taste the same to Americans is because they are the same. What producers and grocery stores in the ...

Sweet Potatoes and Yams: What's the Difference? - Home Cooking

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Many people use the names "sweet potato" and "yam" interchangeably in conversation and in cooking. But they are really two different vegetables. Here's how to ...

Sweet Potatoes Vs. Yams: Here's How to Tell the Difference ...

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Nov 12, 2014 ... Yams and sweet potatoes are not even related botanically, according ... The USDA requires soft-variety sweet potatoes labeled "yams" to have a ... This Might Be The Worst Thing Farrah Abraham Has Ever DoneFishwrapper.

Sweet Potatoes and Yams-What's the Difference ...

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Nov 4, 2013 ... At good farm markets such as Homestead, you're likely to see 5 or 6 different variations of yams and sweet potatoes. Are they the same thing ...

Why a Yam Is Not a Sweet Potato | Smart News | Smithsonian

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Nov 25, 2015 ... Despite grocery store labels, these tubers aren't at all the same. ... For starters, sweet potatoes and yams aren't even related. ... Marissa Fessenden is a freelance science writer and artist who appreciates small things and wide ...

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What Is The Difference Between A Sweet Potato And A Yam? | North ...

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When it comes to the yam, a bit of confusion. The truth is what you've been calling a yam is most likely a sweet potato. Even more, it's possible that you've never ...

Yams and sweet potatoes are not the same thing, here's ... - AOL.com

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Nov 23, 2015 ... For one, sweet potatoes are sweet and moist, while yams are starchy and dry.

Sweet Potato & Yam Facts Video : Food Network

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Alton Brown discuses the difference between sweet potatoes and yams.