Easiest Way to Prepare Homemade Candied Yams

by Aferrera

Candied Yams. Canned yams are glazed with butter and brown sugar, topped with marshmallow, and baked in this satisfying Thanksgiving classic. These candied yams are a must for Thanksgiving! With a sweet syrup, cinnamon, and a hint of vanilla, these sweet potatoes are a classic.

For many, candied yams are an indispensable part of the Thanksgiving meal, along with mashed Though candied yams might be super sweet on their own, they're the perfect compliment to a plate. These candied yams are so buttery, and tender. Although I uploaded a recipe for " The Best Candied Yams Ever" a few years ago, this recipe will give that recipe a run for it's money.

Hello everybody, hope you’re having an incredible day today. Today, I’m gonna show you how to make a special dish, candied yams. One of my favorites food recipes. This time, I am going to make it a bit unique. This will be really delicious.

Canned yams are glazed with butter and brown sugar, topped with marshmallow, and baked in this satisfying Thanksgiving classic. These candied yams are a must for Thanksgiving! With a sweet syrup, cinnamon, and a hint of vanilla, these sweet potatoes are a classic.

Candied Yams is one of the most favored of current trending meals in the world. It’s appreciated by millions every day. It is simple, it is fast, it tastes delicious. They’re nice and they look wonderful. Candied Yams is something which I have loved my entire life.

To begin with this recipe, we have to first prepare a few components. You can have candied yams using 9 ingredients and 7 steps. Here is how you can achieve it.

The ingredients needed to make Candied Yams:

  1. Take 4 of sweet potatoes, peeled & chopped.
  2. Make ready 1 cup of sugar, divided.
  3. Take 1 cup of brown sugar, divided.
  4. Get 2 tbsp of salt.
  5. Get 2 tbsp of vanilla.
  6. Take 1 tbsp of cinnamon.
  7. Make ready 1 tsp of nutmeg.
  8. Get 2 tbsp of water.
  9. Prepare 1/2 stick of butter, cubed.

Candied yams have always been something of a mystery to me. Growing up, we only ever ate them on Candied yams are like a little preview of dessert, a treat for the sweet tooth before the serious. Candied yams are sweet and tender. Candied yams are delicious on their own or with a classic topping like marshmallows or oatmeal crunch.

Steps to make Candied Yams:

  1. Turn stove on medium low.. Place the 2 tbsp water in bottom of pot and put in half the yams..
  2. Pour in half the sugar, brown sugar then add the 2 tbsp salt..
  3. Place other half of yams on top and put in rest of sugar, brown sugar, & all other seasonings..
  4. Place lid on HALFWAY. Don't cover completely..
  5. After about 10-12 minutes you'll see the sugar mixture boiling, DO NOT STIR. Simply flip over the TOP yams and gently push into the sugar mixture. Once flipped place lid back on HALFWAY for another 10-12 minutes..
  6. Turn off & remove from heat. Place cubed pieces of butter in pot and allow mixture to settle with lid on..
  7. If you want to add marshmallows, just pour mixture into dish & top with marshmallows, place in oven at 350 for another 10-12 minutes or until marshmallows melt..

Candied yams are a classic Southern side dish, especially when it comes to Thanksgiving. Even though Mama makes the same sweet potato casserole every year. These candied yams are sweet potatoes tossed in brown sugar, butter and spices, then baked until caramelized. Add a sprinkle of marshmallows and you've got the perfect holiday side dish with. Candied Yams are an almost mandatory part of Thanksgiving dinner.

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