Mom's raisin sauce for ham

1
liz MCMULLIN

By
@jamul

Traditionally we would have ham on Easter, however, my husband loves it so much it will be served Christmas Eve. Mom made this sauce and no one could figure out why it was so good....I just found the recipe in her recipe box she left us!!! RIP
BE SURE NOT TO COOK TOO LONG, IF TOO THICK TO SPREAD ADD MORE SWEET LIQUID.

Rating:
★★★★★ 2 votes
Comments:
Prep:
5 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Blue Ribbon Recipe

Notes from the Test Kitchen:
The brown sugar, cinnamon and mustard are a great combination of flavors in this great raisin sauce. Your family and guests will love it on your holiday ham!

Ingredients

1 c
raisins
1 1/2 c
water
1/3 c
brown sugar
1 1/2 Tbsp
corn starch
1 Tbsp
vinegar
1/4 tsp
cinnamon
1/4 tsp
dry mustard
1/4 tsp
salt

How to Make Mom's raisin sauce for ham

Step-by-Step

  • 1Boil raisins five 5 minutes in water.
  • 2Add sugar mixed with corn starch, spices, mustard and salt.
  • 3Cook until thick, a few minutes.
  • 4Blend in the vinegar, spread on ham. (I drizzle some pineapple juice on top as I bake pineapple slices with the ham.)
  • 5Bake per ham directions.

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About Mom's raisin sauce for ham

Course/Dish: Other Sauces
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #ham, #raisin, #sauce glaze