Candied Yams

Difficulty: Easy-Medium Serves 4 (as a side dish) Another soul food inspired dish coming right up! Candied yams are basically sweet potatoes baked in a sweet, sticky sauce. Not one for the diet conscious but definitely one for the taste conscious, these little babies are the perfect side dish to a delightful winter meal. Ingredients 1 very large sweet potato (the biggest you can find), peeled 1/2 cup Nuttelex 1 cup brown sugar 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1 teaspoon nutmeg 1/8 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon vanilla essence Method Cube the sweet potato before boiling in a saucepan until about three quarters of the way cooked. In a bowl, combine the brown sugar, cinnamon, nutmeg and salt. Melt the Nuttelex in a saucepan before adding the sugar mixture and vanilla. Drain the sweet potato and transfer to...

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