Yam is the common name for some plant species in the genus that form edible tubers. Yams are pretty much vines, cultivated for the consumption of the Brazilian environment. Yam has a similar taste with potatoes.
Previous Pinner wrote: "This Sweet Potato Casserole is my absolute FAVORITE side dish at Thanksgiving or anytime really! It is perfectly sweet with a delicious crumb topping! It is always the first thing to disappear wherever I bring it!
Southern Candied Sweet Potatoes - Melt butter in skillet. Add peeled and sliced sweet potato. Sprinkle with sugar, cinnamon, nutmeg, & salt. Reduce heat, cover and cook until tender and sauce is dark (about 1 hour) Add vanilla and serve.