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ho do i make sweet potatoes/yams..i have the canned yams..now what do i do?

please help

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youngandafraid

Asked by youngandafraid at 10:44 PM on Dec. 24, 2010 in Food & Drink

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  • I think you just heat the ones from the can up...If you got fresh ones there's a lot more that I know how to do, but the canned ones are already mushy so it's kind of limiting. Drain and Heat?
    DomoniqueWS

    Answer by DomoniqueWS at 10:50 PM on Dec. 24, 2010

  • Drain them some but not all the way or they will completely dry out then add some mini marshmallows on top and stick them in the oven until the marshmallow start to turn slightly brown
    Moms_Angels1960

    Answer by Moms_Angels1960 at 11:12 PM on Dec. 24, 2010

  • You can put them in a cast iron pan with brown sugar and butter, on about medium heat and let them caramelize.

    I hate marshmallows.
    lovinangels

    Answer by lovinangels at 1:33 AM on Dec. 25, 2010

  • If they're canned, they're cooked, and just need to be heated. If you're going to mash them, throw them in a microwave bowl til hot, then mash & add your butter/cinnamon/brown sugar. If you want them candied, throw them on a baking sheet with the same stuff, or throw marshmallows on top, and bake til they're hot or the the marshamallows are toasty looking.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 2:08 AM on Dec. 25, 2010

  • heres a bump because i honestly have no idea.............my son eats them but ive never made them before............
    SMALLfry05

    Answer by SMALLfry05 at 1:39 PM on Dec. 25, 2010

  • brown suger & butter
    sstepph

    Answer by sstepph at 8:52 AM on Dec. 26, 2010

  • drain them and put them in a casserole dish and sprinkle with miniature marshmallows and brown sugar. Bake til marshmallows are golden
    gatorswife

    Answer by gatorswife at 3:54 PM on Dec. 26, 2010

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