sweet potato

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Synonyms for sweet potato

pantropical vine widely cultivated in several varieties for its large sweet tuberous root with orange flesh

the edible tuberous root of the sweet potato vine which is grown widely in warm regions of the United States

egg-shaped terra cotta wind instrument with a mouthpiece and finger holes


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Traditional Thanksgiving buffet, catered by Sheild Catering, with turkey, delicata squash, mashed potatoes, stuffing, candied yams and more.
Start with a soup or salad, then enjoy a traditional roast turkey dinner, served with giblet gravy, sage and dried-fruit dressing, fresh candied yams, green beans almandine and homemade cranberry sauce.
3 pearl onions, 2 candied yams, and a turkey drumstick soaked in gravy
Menu items will include include roasted butternut squash soup with fried sage, roasted turkey breast in a dark meat roulade with brioche and shiitake stuffing, orange juice candied yams, chocolate mousse or pumpkin pie.
At which end of the table will Aunt Sally's candied yams sit (as well as aunt Sally herself)?
Turkey Day might leave others stuffed with candied yams, but you'll be burstin' with sweetness thanks to time with faraway family.
She feasted on junk food, cakes, pasta and her favourite candied yams so she could fill the part.
She especially missed her favourite dishes of pasta, catfish and candied yams.
Candied Yams And Apple Casserole 1 32-ounce can Glory Foods Candied Yams, drain and reserve 2 ounces of liquid 1 15-ounce can Glory Foods Fried Apples, drain and reserve 2 ounces of liquid Heat oven to 350 degrees.
Dishes like Hoppin' John, candied yams, chit'lins (chitterlings), and sweet potato pie are American classics that were born out of necessity, often from the scraps of the main house table supplemented by meager gardens and what could be hunted or fished.
With a classic soul food menu of barbecued ribs, smothered chicken, oxtails, fried chicken, candied yams, macaroni and cheese, and more, you can't help but want to sample everything on the menu.
Instead of gravy, candied yams, stuffing and ambrosia, serve a crisp salad of varied greens and dish up a delectable looking platter of fruit for dessert.
Treat Trade-Off - The Treat Trade-Off relieves feelings of guilt from overindulging on holiday fare by offering workout suggestions to burn off the calories from holiday treats, such as candied yams or a green bean casserole.
The communitywide effort eventually involves 300 people and results in a ThanksgivingAaAeAeA feast of oven-roasted turkey, gravy, tofu stir fr vegetable stir fry, lentil vegetable soup, maple-glaze candied yams, mashed potatoes, bread, dressing (or stuffing), dessert and beverages.
Ideal food pairings include: sweet potatoes and candied yams, braised meats and roasted duck, Thanksgiving turkey, glazed ham, pumpkin pie and cheesecake.