Often confused with sweet potatoes, yams have a rougher skin and a slightly starchier taste. Dress yams up for Thanksgiving with these tasty side dish recipes -- from classic candied yams to colorful casseroles, we have plenty of Thanksgiving yam sides.

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    Thanksgiving Countdown: Yams vs. Sweet Potatoes
    ... potatoes and yams? First off, yams and sweet potatoes are from completely unrelated botanical families...-carotene. Yams, which are related to lilies, are low in beta-carotene but higher in vitamin C. That said..., virtually anything you see labeled as a yam in a U.S. grocery store is, in fact, a sweet potato. To find a... read more...
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