How to Root Yams?

Answer Yams are a vegetable that is also commonly known as the sweet potato. The scientific name for the yam is the Ipomoea batatas. In warmer climates in North America, yams are readily available and ea... Read More »

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How to Juice Yams?

Yams are natives of African and Asia, but they have been a food staple for centuries in South America and the Pacific Islands. As a root vegetable, the yam juices most easily in a twin gear juicer,... Read More »

Can you refrigerate yams?

Only if cooked. Otherwise you will destroy the cell structure.

Do new zealanders eat yams?

New Zealanders do eat yams. There is in fact a type of yam called the "New Zealand Yam." According to Horticulture New Zealand, these yams are originally from the South American Andes, where they a... Read More »

How do you define yams?

Yams are a long, round variety of tuber popular in the Caribbean and Latin America. Yams are typically boiled, fried, baked, mashed into dough or ground to form yam flour.MisconceptionsYams are oft... Read More »