This is a very nice boiled candied yams recipe that taste as great as baked candied yams. This recipe comes in handy since I only have one oven. When the oven gets overcrowded I can cook some delicious and sweet yams on the stove top. You can't go wrong with this simple and easy yams recipe.
You'll surely cook up a delicious serving of moist and well-glazed candied yams (or substitute sweet potatoes for yams) with this recipe.
If you're looking for a serving suggest, this will help you out. Candied yams is a side dish I usually prepare and serve alongside other favorites like collard greens, mashed potatoes, and mac and cheese. For meats, you could serve honey glazed ham, smothered pork chops, or southern fried chicken. Oh before I forget to tell you, this awesome recipe works well with sweet potatoes or yams.
Traditionally yams are served in African American and Black homes during Thanksgiving and Christmas Holidays. However, you can really serve candied yams or sweet potatoes anytime you want. In fact, try adding a yams dish to your Sunday dinner meal and see how positively the family will respond to the new menu item.
Did I already mention, kids love to eat yams prepare this way. If you have a picky eat try serving them some candied yams. I bet they'll eat this up without any hassle or complaining. Try it and see for yourself.