I saw a recipe for Candy Yams here not too long ago, I didn't have time to copy it at the time. Would someone please repost it?
By Paulette from Phoenix, AZ
If you you can't find it in the ThriftyFun archives below these responses here then go to this link and you should be able to find the yam recipe you're looking for there :-)
Here is one. I don't know if it is the one you are looking for. GG Vi
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Small amount of margarine and orange juice give these yams lots of flavor but little fat.
Combine sugar, flour, salt, cinnamon, nutmeg, and grated orange peel. Place half of the sliced yams in a medium-sized casserole dish. Sprinkle with spiced sugar mixture. Dot with half the amount of margarine. Add a second layer of yams, using the rest of the ingredients in the same order as above. Add orange juice.
Bake uncovered in oven preheated to 350 degree F for 20 minutes.
Makes 6 servings--Serving size: 1/4 cup
Fat less than 1 g
Combine water or syrup from can, sugars, and butter; bring to a boil to thicken. Pour over yams. Bake 1 hour in 350 degrees F oven; baste often. Last 15 minutes, add pecans; baste.
Garnishes: Sprinkle with crushed pineapple. Add 3 tablespoons pineapple juice to baste. Use oranges, add 3 tablespoons orange juice to baste. Add coconut. Add marshmallows. Add sliced apples.
By Robin from Washington, IA