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?
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, ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
Alton Brown discuses the difference between sweet potatoes and yams.
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.
Nov 28, 2016 ... Many people use the names "sweet potato" and "yam" interchangeably in
conversation and in cooking, but they are really two different ...
Nov 23, 2015 ... For one, sweet potatoes are sweet and moist, while yams are starchy and dry.
Although yams and sweet potatoes are both angiosperms (flowering plants), they
are not related botanically. Yams are a monocot (a plant having one embryonic ...