Sweet Yam Delight Recipe



Course Side Dishes
Cuisine American


  • 3 medium yams cut in half
  • 1/4 cup brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup orange juice
  • 1 tsp sifted flour
  • 1 tsp soft tub margarine
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 1/4 tsp ground cinnamon
  • 1/4 tsp orange peel
  • 1/4 tsp ground nutmeg


  • Boil the half cut yams for about 20 minutes until they become tender.
  • Let them cool. Then peel them off and slice them into 1/4-inch thickness.
  • Now combine sugar, salt, flour, cinnamon, nutmeg and grated orange peel.
  • Take a medium sized casserole dish and place half the yams in it. Now sprinkle with spiced sugar syrup and spread half the margarine over it.
  • Now add another layer of yams, using the same ingredients as above. Also add orange juice.
  • Bake it uncovered in an oven, preheated to 350 degree F for about 20 minutes.
  • Serve it hot.