Ham And Yam Glazin Recipe


Preparation Time10 MinCooking Time2 Hr 30 Min
Ready In2 Hr 40 MinDifficulty LevelEasy
Health IndexAverageServings8
Main IngredientInterest Group


 Canned hickory smoked boneless ham5 Pound (1 can)
 Whole cloves1 Teaspoon
 Firmly packed light brown sugar1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)
 Cornstarch3 Tablespoon
 Frozen orange juice concentrate6 Ounce, thawed (1 can)
 Water1 1⁄4 Cup (20 tbs)
 Golden seedless raisins1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
 Mashed yams51 Ounce (3 cans, 17 ounce each)

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 912 Calories from Fat 338

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 38 g57.7%

Saturated Fat 12.5 g62.5%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 150 mg50%

Sodium 3772.1 mg157.2%

Total Carbohydrates 100 g33.3%

Dietary Fiber 0.3 g1.2%

Sugars 56 g

Protein 47 g94.3%

Vitamin A 0% Vitamin C 0.12%

Calcium 3.6% Iron 1.9%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


1. Preheat the oven to 350°F
2. Remove top from can of ham.

3. Place in heated oven and allow the gelatin to soften.
4. Remove from oven and invert the can on a rack in a baking pan.
5. Increase oven temperature to 400 degrees F
6. Turn out the ham, punching holes in bottom of can, if necessary. Discard the drippings.
7. Slash the surface with shallow diagonal cuts, in a diamond pattern.
8. Stud center of the diamonds with whole cloves.
9. Make a glaze by combining sugar, orange concentrate, cornstarch and water in a small saucepan and cooking it until thick and glossy, stirring all the while.
10. Glaze ham with ¾ cup of the sauce.
11. Return the ham to the oven and cook for 30 to 40 minutes more.
12. Let the ham rest before transferring it from the pan onto a serving platter. Serve warm or cold.

13. Heat remaining sauce.
14. Stir in the raisins and the yam and heat through.

15. Slice ham and serve it warm or cold, with the sauce.