this recipe was my mother's who has made this for our family for years. quick and easy too. My father and two brothers and I love these. My kids love it also.we all love it because it is homemade,not from a jar and it so much better tasting.hope you will try it and let me know how your family likes it.It cooks on top of the stove and the smell is wonderful as you walk into the after coming in from the cold
use a medium size pot. pull apart the ham,separate into small pieces.
put into med.pot,put in the tomato paste,fill the can up with water and put that in,stir well to cover the ham.add 1/2 jar of the sweet relish,stir add 2 TBS of sugar mix well.simmer on low for 20-30 min.stirring often put a lid on. get good reviews, all like this.