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lemon ginger ham

Recipe by
Sara Andrea
Eugene, OR

This is one of my mother-in-laws favorite dishes I make. I made it for her 75th birthday celebration. We make this dish several times a year for special occasions and is always a delight.

yield 6 +
method Slow Cooker Crock Pot

Ingredients For lemon ginger ham

  • 3 lb
    boneless, fully cooked ham
  • 22
    whole cloves
  • 1 tsp
  • 1/2 c
    ginger ale
  • 1/2 c
    prepared lemon curd
  • 2 Tbsp
    minced crystallized ginger or 1t ground ginger

How To Make lemon ginger ham

  • 1
    Score outside of hame in a diamond pattern and stud with cloves. Sprinkle with pepper.
  • 2
    Place hame in slow cooker, pour ginger ale around ham.
  • 3
    Combine lemon curd and ginger, stir. Brush 1/2 over ham. Chill other half.
  • 4
    Cover ham, cook on high for 1 hour then low 4 more hours.
  • 5
    Brush chilled lemon curd over ham and cook on high another 30 minutes.