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Kukicha Steamed Yams

Submitted by: Sherry Huish

Kukicha and the naturally good taste of honey combined with the unique taste and texture of yams. Delicious!

Prep Time: Prep time: 5 min. Cook time: 10 min.
Serving Size: serves 4
  • 1 1/2 lb. yams
  • 2 tsp. loose kukicha tea
  • 1 c. water
  • 1 c. honey
  • 1 egg yolk
  • 1/2 c. butter, softened
Peel and chop yams into bite size pieces. Place in pan with water and bring water to boil. Turn down heat and cover to steam yams for 5 min. Then add kukicha tea to water, and steam an additional 3-5 min. until yams are fork tender. Mix honey, egg yolk, and softened butter. Warm to drizzling consistency. Drizzle over kukicha yams.
Variation: add 1/2 c. chopped walnuts for an added crunch!

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