Creamy Ham & Peas Over Spuds

Rose Daly


I had some leftover ham that I didn't know what to do with and Chef came up with the idea for this recipe. And Chef SarasotaCook came up with the name. Thanks to both of you for helping me create this recipe. I bet this would also be good over toast,biscuits,noodles, or even rice. Submitted to (a.k.a " ZAAR " )on July 11th.,2012.The Chefs mentioned are members @ another site I go to.Re-posted to Just A Pinch on July 21st.,2012

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4 Tbsp
vegetable oil
2 c
leftover cooked ham, diced
5 Tbsp
11/2 to 2 c
milk, ( may not need all the milk )
1/2 tsp
1 tsp
ground black pepper
1 c
frozen green peas


1In medium sized skillet over medium heat, add oil and ham then cook ham until lightly browned.

2Add flour and stir until it looks slightly browned.

3Then add milk a little at a time, stir until gravy is as thick as you like it.

4After making the gravy, season with as much salt and pepper as you like.

5Add peas then and let the gravy simmer for about 5 to 10 minutes or until peas are heated through.

6Serve over your choice of starch.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Pork
Main Ingredient: Pork
Regional Style: Southern
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #ham, #leftovers