Ginger Ale Glazed Ham

Pam Blais


This makes a very moist glazed ham without all the sugars that most glazed have in them.

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We love the ginger ale glaze on this baked ham. It's slightly sweet but tangy at the same time. There is a hint of spice from the red pepper. Now, this ham takes a little babysitting because of basting but the end result is amazing. As you bake the ham, the glaze thickens up. Glazing the ham with honey at the end is a tasty final touch. It mixes with the glaze and adds great flavor. Juicy, this is a delicious holiday ham. Test Kitchen Avatar The Test Kitchen


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10 Min
2 Hr 30 Min


  • 3+ lb
    boneless ham
  • 1 c
    white wine
  • 2 1/2 Tbsp
    Dijon mustard
  • 2 Tbsp
  • pinch
    cayenne pepper
  • 2 c
    ginger ale
  • 2 Tbsp

How to Make Ginger Ale Glazed Ham


  1. Preheat oven to 300 degrees. Place ham into a roasting pan.
  2. In a medium saucepan, combine wine, mustard, molasses, and cayenne pepper. Simmer for 5 minutes.
  3. Add the ginger ale and stir.
  4. Pour the glaze over the ham and bake for 1.5 hours. Increase heat to 325 degrees and bake for an additional hour. Basting every fifteen minutes.
  5. Brush with honey and bake an additional 30 minutes, basting every fifteen minutes, until ham is well glazed.
  6. Remove from oven and let stand for ten minutes. Slice and serve.

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About Ginger Ale Glazed Ham

Course/Dish: Pork
Main Ingredient: Pork
Regional Style: Asian

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