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Yam (vegetable)

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Yam is the common name for some plant species in the genus Dioscorea (family ... flowering plants can be. Culinarily, yams are starchier and drier than sweet potatoes. The table below lists some dif...

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

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Yam vs Sweet Potato: the truth is what you've been calling a yam is most likely a sweet potato. So what's the difference between yams and sweet potatoes?

What's The Difference Between Sweet Potatoes and Yams?

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Nov 25, 2013 ... So to understand the difference between yams and sweet potatoes, we ... For more on the nutritional value of sweet potatoes vs. yams, visit ...

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 ... Why Americans have been confused about this for hundreds of years Subscribe to our channel! http://goo.gl/0bsAjO The reason "yams" and ...

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

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

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

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Nov 12, 2014 ... There's a lie that gets perpetuated every year at Thanksgiving. It's time we clear it up. No, I'm not talking about that fib you tell y...

Sweet Potato & Yam Facts Video : Food Network

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Alton Brown discuses the difference between sweet potatoes and yams.

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

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Nov 25, 2015 ... Southerners often refer to this as sweet potato casserole; Northerns might say it's candied yams. In this case, the Southerners win.

Yams vs. Sweet Potatoes: Nutrition - Healthline

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Nov 5, 2015 ... Yams and sweet potatoes are often confused, but they vary markedly in terms of nutrition.

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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? Most grocery stores offer two similar-looking tubers — some labeled as yams, ...

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 ...

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 ...