Ginger-Glazed Baked Ham Recipe

Orange And Ginger Glazed Ham
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Preparation Time15 MinCooking Time25 Min
Ready In40 MinDifficulty LevelEasy
Health IndexAverageServings12
MethodMain Ingredient
Interest Group


 Bone in ham butt8 Pound (Fully Cooked)
 Unsifted all purpose flour6 Cup (96 tbs)
 Ginger2 Tablespoon
 Ground cloves1 Tablespoon
 Salt1⁄2 Teaspoon
 Ginger ale1 Cup (16 tbs)
 Orange juice1 Cup (16 tbs)
 Light brown sugar1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), firmly packed
 Ginger1 Tablespoon
 Orange peel1 Tablespoon, grated

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 872 Calories from Fat 416

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 46 g71.2%

Saturated Fat 13.5 g67.6%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 133.3 mg44.4%

Sodium 3371 mg140.5%

Total Carbohydrates 70 g23.4%

Dietary Fiber 2.6 g10.3%

Sugars 14.7 g

Protein 44 g88.5%

Vitamin A 1.1% Vitamin C 22.8%

Calcium 2.5% Iron 17.6%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


1. Preheat oven to 325F.
2. Wipe ham with damp paper towels.

3. In large bowl, mix well combining flour, ginger, cloves and salt.
4. Gradually add 2 cups cold water, mixing well with fork.
5. On lightly floured board, mold dough around top and side of ham until they are evenly covered.
6. In shallow roasting pan place on rack and insert meat thermometer in center away from bone.
7. Bake until internal temperature is 1OOF for about 2 hours.
To make Glaze:
8. In small saucepan bring to boiling combining ingredients with stirring.
9. Reduce heat, simmer, uncovered and stirring occasionally, 40 to 60 minutes to get 1 cup glaze.
10. Remove pastry covering from ham and discard.
11. With sharp knife, lift off skin.
12. In outside fat layer, make diagonal cuts, 1-1/4 inches apart, to form a diamond pattern.
13. Stud center of each diamond with a whole clove.
14. Brush ham well with glaze bake 25 minutes, brushing twice more.

15. Serve with garnish as desired.