Apricot Glazed Ham

Apricot Glazed Ham

Courtesy of National Pork Board 20 Servings • 10 Min. Prep Time • 1 Hr. 30 Min. Cook Time • Green bean casserole, sweet potatoes and rolls
5 lb. fully cooked whole boneless ham
1/3 c. brown sugar, firmly packed
1 Tbsp. cornstarch
1/2 tsp. ground nutmeg
1/4 tsp. ground cloves
2/3 c. apricot nectar
2 Tbsp. fresh lemon juice


1. Place ham on rack in a shallow roasting pan. Bake, uncovered, in a 325°F oven for 1 1/4 hours or until meat thermometer registers 140°F (about 15-18 min. per pound).

2. For the glaze, in a small saucepan combine brown sugar, cornstarch, nutmeg and cloves. Stir in apricot nectar and lemon juice. Cook over medium heat until thickened and bubbly, stirring constantly.

3. Brush ham with glaze. Continue baking 15-20 min. more, brushing occasionally with glaze.

* Nutritional information does not include suggested side dishes.

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Calories: 208; Total Fat: 9g; Saturated Fat: 3g; Cholesterol: 64mg; Total Carbs: 6g; Fiber: 0g; Protein: 25g; Sodium: 1572mg;

Wine Pairings:

Barbera, Cabernet Sauvignon, Carménère