How to make my soul food candied yams in the Instant Pot!
Hey y’all! Over the past couple of years so many of you have tried and loved my baked soul food style candied yams recipe. Well in this post, I’m going to show you how to use the same recipe, but cook the yams in the pressure cooker. You will get the same great taste, in less time.
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Instant Pot Candied Yams
- 5 medium sized yams peeled & sliced
- 8 tbsp salted butter
- 1 tsp ground cinnamon
- 1/2 tsp ground nutmeg
- 1/4 tsp ground clove
- 1/4 tsp ground ginger
- 1 cup granulated sugar
- 1/4 cup brown sugar
- 1 tbsp vanilla extract
- 1/2 cup water
OPTIONAL If you want a thicker syrup
- 1 1/2 tbsp cornstarch
- Place all of the ingredients into the Instant Pot, and make give everything a nice stir.
- Place the lid on the slow cooker, and make sure everything is secure.
- Let cook on the normal setting for 15 minutes.
- Serve & enjoy!