Saturday, May 10, 2014

Fact of the Day: Yam Potato

Sweet potatoes are sometimes called yams despite not being true yams. While they do look similar to yams, they aren't even closely related. 

18 comments:

  1. I bought yams thinking they were my sweet potato but there was a distinct difference in the taste. I much prefer the sweet potato.

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  2. The old days, in Spain was eaten sweet potatoes. Now not eaten practically.. Regards..

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  3. Luvz me some sweet potatoes:D

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  4. Like neither, so nasty works for me for both

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  5. I don't like them both, haha

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  6. "I yam what I yam," say sweet potatoes.

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  7. sadly, we don't have it here :(

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  9. Didn't know they were sometimes called yams...

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  10. I don't like it... Happy weekend Adam! Lucy www.tpinkcarpet.com

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  11. I don't like sweet potatoes or yams.

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