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Rate this recipe 4.5/5 (91 Votes)
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Servings 12
Preparation time 20
Cooking time 50

  • 3-pounds sweet potatoes or yams, peeled and sliced crosswise in 1/4-inch thick rounds
  • 1 orange, thinly sliced into rounds
  • 1 cup unsalted butter, 2 sticks
  • 1 cup light brown sugar, packed
  • 3 cinnamon sticks
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • 1 teaspoon kosher salt

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Freshly sliced orange gives this candied yam recipe a citrusy twist to this traditional winter recipe

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The Best Ever Candied Yams definitely live up to their name and are guaranteed to make your holiday table shine wit...

  • 6 medium sized yams, peeled and sliced
  • 1 stick butter
  • 3/4 cup dark brown sugar
  • 3/4 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 tablespoon cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground ginger
  • 1 teaspoon nutmeg
  • 1 tablespoon pure vanilla extract
4.1/5 (79 Votes)

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Brush the yams clean with a vegetable brush

  • 3-4 Yams, rushed clean and quartered
  • 2 tablespoon brown sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 6 tablespoons marshmallow fudge
5/5 (6 Votes)

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Great at Christmas!

  • 6 lg. yams or sweet potatoes
  • 1/2 c. brown sugar, firmly packed
  • 1 tbsp. cornstarch
  • 1/2 tsp. cinnamon
  • 1/4 tsp. nutmeg
  • 1 c. orange juice
  • 2 tbsp. butter
  • Salt
  • 1/4 c. chopped pecans
4/5 (1 Votes)

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We updated the Southern staple candied yams recipe so that it can be cooked in a slow cooker

  • Optional:
  • 1/4 cup butter
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 cup firmly packed brown sugar
  • 4 pounds sweet potatoes, peeled and cut into 1/2-inch-thick slices
  • 2 tablespoons cornstarch
  • 1/2 tsp. of each. Cinnamon, nutmeg and ginger.
4.4/5 (16 Votes)

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Adapted recipe by beelittlefood

  • 500 g chicken
  • 750 ml light coconut milk
  • 4 slices medium-thick ginger root
  • 3 stalks lemongrass
  • 5 kafir lime leaves
  • 4 Indonesian bay leaves (daun salam)
  • 1 tablespoon tamarind pulp
  • 4-5 tablespoon vegetable oil
  • Opor ayam spice paste
  • 6 shallots
  • 6 cloves garlic
  • 1 tablespoon coriander seeds
  • 1 teaspoon white peppercorns
  • 3 candlenuts
  • salt and sugar to taste
  • Garnishes
  • Kaffir lime leaves
  • Fried shallots (mine is store bought fried shallots)
5/5 (5 Votes)

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1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F

  • 3 pounds sweet potatoes, peeled and sliced crosswise in 1/4-inch-thick rounds
  • 1 orange, thinly sliced into rounds
  • 1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter*
  • 1 cup light brown sugar, packed
  • 3 cinnamon sticks
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • 1 teaspoon kosher salt
4.5/5 (39 Votes)

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5/5 (2 Votes)

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Pre heat oven to 350. Mix everything except marhmellows in a bowl to combine

  • 1 cup firlmy packed brown sugar
  • 5 TBS OJ
  • 2 TBS groung cinnamon
  • 2 TSP vanilla
  • 4 cups sweet potatos (peeled and cut into chunks)
  • 1 bag mini marshmellows
5/5 (2 Votes)

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Preheat the oven to 325 degrees F

  • 2 * 2 tablespoons butter
  • 1 * 1 teaspoon minced garlic
  • 1 * 1 small onion, diced
  • 2 * 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour
  • 2 * 2 smoky chipotles, minced
  • 1 1/2 * 1 1/2 cups heavy cream
  • 1 * 1 cup chicken stock
  • * Salt and freshly ground black pepper
  • 2 * 2 pounds (about 5 to 7) yams (or sweet potatoes), peeled and cut into 1/4-inch disks
  • 8 * 8 ounces smoked Gouda, grated
  • 1/4 * 1/4 cup bread crumbs
  • 1/4 * 1/4 cup freshly chopped parsley leaves
5/5 (1 Votes)

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PREP: 5 mins COOK: 35 mins READY IN: 40 mins

  • 4 Pounds Sweet Potatoes, Quartered
  • 1 1/4 Cups Margarine
  • 1 1/4 Cups Brown Sugar
  • 3 Cups Miniature Marshmallows, Divided
  • Ground Cinnamon To Taste
  • Ground Nutmeg To Taste
4.5/5 (24 Votes)

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The different types of sweet potatoes/yams cook at various times – the yellow and orange ones are wetter and cook...

  • sweet potatoes
  • and/or
  • yams
4.7/5 (12 Votes)

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This dinner is simple and deceptively filling

  • 4 large yams
  • 1 red bell pepper, finely diced
  • 1 orange bell pepper, finely diced
  • 2 ripe avocados, mashed
  • 4 Tbsp (60 mL) essential oil blend or flaxseed oil
  • 4 Tbsp (60 mL) cilantro, chopped
  • 4 Tbsp (60 mL) green onions, thinly sliced
  • 2 to 4 Tbsp (30 to 60 mL) lime juice
  • 1/2 tsp (2.5 mL) cumin
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • Natural or soy cheese (optional)
4.4/5 (29 Votes)

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1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F

  • 4 medium sweet potatoes (2 pounds)
  • 1/2 cup (1 stick) butter
  • 3/4 cup sugar
  • 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice
  • 1/4 cup milk
  • 2 tablespoons cornstarch
  • 1 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 cups mini marshmallows
4.8/5 (4 Votes)

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Preheat oven to 400. In a mixing bowl, stir together all the dry ingredients

  • 1 cup of almond meal
  • 1/2 cup finely chopped walnuts
  • 1/2 tsp baking powder
  • 1 tablespoon cinnamon
  • 1 egg
  • 1 cup of cooked and mashed yam, or pumpkin
  • 1/4 cup coconut milk
  • 2-4 tablespoons maple syrup
  • handful of chocolate chips
4.7/5 (9 Votes)

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