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candied yams question

do you drian the water off the yam or leave it on

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Draydensmom7708

Asked by Draydensmom7708 at 11:35 AM on Nov. 26, 2009 in Food & Drink

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  • It usually comes in a light syrup that I add some brown sugar to & cook it down into a thicker syrup. Then I add the yams & stir them around to coat them. When they're all coated, I pour it all into a 9x13 pan & bake for a bit. The last 5 or so mins of baking I add the mini marshmallows and bake till they're lightly brown.
    BlessedMommy64

    Answer by BlessedMommy64 at 11:57 AM on Nov. 26, 2009

  • I drain off the liquid. Cook and then mash with butter, brown sugar and cinnamon.
    tyfry7496

    Answer by tyfry7496 at 7:18 PM on Nov. 26, 2009

  • I drain the water if I boil them; I prefer the flavor of baked sweet potatoes.
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 2:55 PM on Nov. 27, 2009

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