What Is the Difference Between a Sweet Potato and a Yam?


Subject:
Fish, Meat, & Dairy , Fruits & Vegetables , Crops , Butter , Potatoes , Sweet Potatoes & Yams , Sweet Potatoes & Yams

Description:
The reference sheet features a handy chart showing the differences between sweet potatoes and yams, and presents preparation instructions for baking, boiling, steaming, microwaving, and frying sweet potatoes. Also includes recipes for candied sweet potatoes, sweet potato butter, and sweet potato pecan pie. From PLANTanswers, a service of the Texas Cooperative Extension.

Publisher:
Texas Cooperative Extension

Language:
English

Source:
http://aggie-horticulture.tamu.edu/plantanswers/vegetables/sweetpotato.html


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