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Things that are the yam.
Hakalugi
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Posted: 2008-11-01 11:58 pm   Permalink



This is the yam.





This is also the yam.



 
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Tiki-Kate
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Posted: 2008-11-02 06:31 am   Permalink

I've been making sweet potato hash browns a lot lately. Those are totally the yam.

 
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Hakalugi
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Posted: 2008-11-02 09:43 am   Permalink

Quote:

On 2008-11-02 06:31, Tiki-Kate wrote:
I've been making sweet potato hash browns a lot lately. Those are totally the yam.



It seems that most people get confused as to what is a sweet potato and what is a yam!

Sweet Potato vs. Yam



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Tiki-Kate
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Posted: 2008-11-02 10:13 am   Permalink

Quote:

It seems that most people get confused as to what is a sweet potato and what is a yam!

Sweet Potato vs. Yam



Cool. Thanks for the enlightenment.

Yams are rarely found in the U.S. I never knew.



 
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The Sperm Whale
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Posted: 2008-11-02 10:54 am   Permalink

I know Sweet Potatoes are high in fiber. How is the fiber content in yams? I think there are many Tiki folks that can use some fiber in their diet. I yam pro fiber!!

 
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Hakalugi
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Posted: 2008-11-02 12:34 pm   Permalink

I'm down with high fiber too! Yams and sweet potatoes are almost identical in dietary fiber content. Averaging about 3.0g of fiber per 100g of yam or sweet potato. How cool is that!

And considering that in North America, sweet potatoes are often known as yams, we will not discriminate. So with that in mind I present these beauties:







 
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Mr. NoNaMe
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Posted: 2008-11-02 3:52 pm   Permalink

Here are some yams. Please note the coat hanging in the middle of the room.


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Hakalugi
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Posted: 2008-11-02 4:57 pm   Permalink

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On 2008-11-02 15:52, Mr. NoNaMe wrote:
Here are some yams. Please note the coat hanging in the middle of the room.






YES!!! Now we're talking. Who doesn't love huge yams?!


 
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Unga Bunga
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Posted: 2008-11-02 11:01 pm   Permalink




 
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The Sperm Whale
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Posted: 2008-11-03 10:01 am   Permalink

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Daves Not Home
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Posted: 2008-11-03 11:07 am   Permalink

i yam a yankee doodle dandy




 
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Howland
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Posted: 2008-11-03 11:08 am   Permalink

The yam as the artist's muse...

http://yamartmuseum.com/Yams.html
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lucas vigor
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Posted: 2008-11-03 12:52 pm   Permalink




 
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Hakalugi
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Posted: 2008-11-05 4:13 pm   Permalink

Babies like 'em too!









 
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little lost tiki
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Posted: 2008-11-05 4:23 pm   Permalink

THAT LAST KID HAS A GLAZED LOOK IN HIS EYES!
GLAZED YAAAAAAAAAMS! mmmm!


 
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