Our Best Ham Recipes

Smoky, salty, and juicy, ham is an easy accompaniment to many always-on-hand ingredients, such as eggs, cheese, and potatoes. Here are 20 of our favorite ham recipes for you to try.

  • view all thumbnails
Chutney-Glazed Ham with Roasted Asparagus
Chutney-Glazed Ham with Roasted Asparagus

    Give roasted ham a surprising twist with an easy glaze of mango chutney, honey, and stone-ground mustard.

Ham with Leeks & Dilled Potatoes

    Top asparagus, potatoes, leeks, and ham with Havarti-dill cheese for an easy one-pan dinner.

Ham on Biscuits with Red-Eye Gravy

    Serve ham on sliced hot biscuits, and then drizzle with coffee-spiked gravy for a casual brunch or lunch recipe.

Brown-Sugar-Glazed Ham

    This four-ingredient recipe is a party staple you'll make again and again.

Ham & Potatoes au Gratin

    This classic, cheesy potato bake becomes a crowd-pleasing main dish when you stir in ham and roasted red peppers.

Wild Rice-Ham Soup

    This hearty slow-cooker soup is a mouthwatering way to repurpose leftover ham.

Pineapple-Glazed Ham

    Pineapple, dark rum, and dry mustard create a tantalizing, tropical-inspired glaze for baked ham.

Cherry-Cola Ham

    Brown sugar and horseradish add spicy-sweetness to this juicy ham recipe.

Lentil-Ham Soup

    Fresh spinach and Parmesan cheese add something special to this slow-cooker ham, veggie, and lentil soup.

Greens, Eggs & Ham Loaf

    This ham loaf is the perfect dish for a weekend brunch or a night when having breakfast for supper sounds super. A no-cook, mock Hollandaise sauce adds flavor.

Greens, Beans & Ham

    Sautee Great Northern beans, ham strips, fresh spinach, and garlic for a satisfying side dish.

Baked Beans with Ham

    Ham and beans is a classic pairing. This version simmers in a delicious homemade sauce of molasses, Dijon mustard, crushed tomatoes, and cider vinegar.

Greens, Eggs & Ham Sandwich

    For a sandwich that sings, layer leftover ham with nutty Gruyere cheese, peppery arugula, and soft-cooked egg on whole-grain bread.

Potato-Ham Bake

    This classic ham and potato bake is timeless -- you can adapt it to any season or occasion. Seasonal asparagus, fresh tarragon, and peppery chives give this recipe a warm-weather spin.

Creamy Macaroni-and-Cheese Ham Bake

    Simmer asparagus and mushrooms in white wine, and then toss with linguine for a delicious, 20-minute dinner.

Red Beans & Rice with Andouille and Ham

    A takeoff on the Southern-style recipe, this slow cooker main dish uses long grain rice, two kinds of meat, sweet pepper, celery, and red kidney beans.

Classic Succotash

    Chef Scott Peacock's pure and simple version of succotash, features sweet corn, tender butter beans, a hint of country ham, and a bit of butter and cream.

Cuban Fried Rice

    This Cuban-inspired dish requires just seven ingredients to whip up. Fresh pineapple tempers the spice of chopped jalapeno peppers, while chunks of ham make it nice and filling.

Ham & Pea Soup

    Loaded with vegetables and herbs, this soup gets a burst of robust flavor from a surprisingly small amount of ham.

Ham-and-Cheddar Scones

    These hearty scones are flavored with cheddar cheese, ham, dill, and Dijon mustard.

Popular Slideshows
We show you how to make this picnic and potluck fa...

Forget the drive-thru. These delicious dinners, fe...

From a whimsical monkey cake to a cute robot cake,...

Top Brands

Related Links
We show you how to make this picnic and potluck fa...

Forget the drive-thru. These delicious dinners, fe...

From a whimsical monkey cake to a cute robot cake,...

A three-step makeover lets this living room accomo...

Share Your Thoughts