Water Yam

by Oluseun
(El Paso, Texas)

For a Nigerian dish

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Oct 22, 2016
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Water Yam Belongs to the "True" Yam Family
by: Ellen

Water Yam is in a different plant family - not the same as sweet potato. Water yams have a gummy texture and belong to the true yam family. They are a staple food in Nigeria. Ikokore (Water Yam Pottage) is a popular Nigerian dish.

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