Oct 6, 2014 ... Do you know the difference between a yam and a sweet potato? Most grocery
stores offer two similar-looking tubers — some labeled as yams, ...
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 ...
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 ...
Alton Brown discuses the difference between sweet potatoes and yams.
Nov 23, 2015 ... For one, sweet potatoes are sweet and moist, while yams are starchy and dry.
Nov 16, 2011 ... 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 ...
Nov 9, 2012 ... Yams and sweet potatoes are botanically distinct species, but are often confused
... Wow, I really did always think they were the same thing!
Although yams and sweet potatoes are both angiosperms (flowering plants), they
are not related botanically. Yams are a monocot (a plant having one embryonic ...
Oct 17, 2016 ... If you don't know the difference between sweet potatoes and yams, ... white or
even purple flesh inside and their skins can have the same hues.
If you've ever scanned the produce aisle for some sweet potatoes, spotted a sign
for yams, and thought, “Well, they're basically the same thing... right?” you're ...