Orange Coca Cola Ham

Robin Lieneke


This ham always turns out juicy and flavorful. It melts in your mouth. So good it just disappears every time.

★★★★★ 1 vote
15 Min

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Notes from the Test Kitchen:
Your holiday meal will be a little sweeter when you serve this tasty baked ham. In the Test Kitchen, we used a spiral ham. That really let the sweet flavors of the Coke and marmalade permeate the meat. Simple and delicious.


4-10 lb
ham, bone in preferred
1 bottle
Coca Cola (20 oz)
1 c
orange juice
1 c
orange marmalade
1 c
brown sugar, firmly packed
1/2 c
honey mustard

How to Make Orange Coca Cola Ham


  • 1Whisk together all ingredients except ham.
  • 2Preheat oven to 400 degrees. Poke several holes in ham with a large knife. Place ham cut side down on a rack in a roasting pan.
  • 3Pour Coca Cola mixture over ham.
  • 4Cover tightly with a lid or aluminum foil and roast for 20 minutes per pound of ham. Baste ham with pan sauce every 30 minutes.
  • 5Halfway through baking time, reduce heat to 325 and remove cover. Continue to baste every 30 minutes until done.
  • 6Remove from oven and baste with pan sauce. LET SIT for 15-20 minutes. Slice and serve.

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About Orange Coca Cola Ham

Course/Dish: Pork
Main Ingredient: Pork
Regional Style: Southern
Collection: Easter
Hashtags: #orange, #ham, #coca-cola, #coke