Sweet Potato vs. Yam: Useful Info (via Holy Poached Eggs!)
After my friend inquired about the yam versus sweet potato situation, I decided to provide links, links, links!
As for the most recent blog, I pointed out that what are often marketed as “yams” in the USA are actually properly called sweet potatoes. The question arose, though, of what a yam exactly is. Not quite sure myself and only vaguely possessing the skills necessary to differentiate and explain the two, I went on a hunt for information and came back with an important link. http://www.straightdope.com/columns/read/1326/whats-the-difference-b … Read More