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Pomegranate Ginger-Glazed Ham

A true ham for the holidays, brushed with a glaze of red currant jelly, pomegranate juice and fresh ginger.

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Ingredients

  • * 1 Cook's® Bone-in Spiral Sliced Half Ham

Pomegranate-Ginger Glaze
  • * 1 cup red currant jelly
  • * 1/2 cup pomegranate juice
  • * 2 tablespoons cornstarch
  • * 1 teaspoon finely chopped fresh ginger

Preparation

  1. Remove and discard glaze packet from ham or reserve for another use. Prepare ham according to package directions, uncovering and brushing occasionally with 1/4 cup of the Pomegranate-Ginger Glaze for the last 30 minutes of the heating time.
  2. Pomegranate-Ginger Glaze: Cook jelly in medium saucepan over low heat 2 minutes, or until completely melted, stirring frequently. Set aside. Mix pomegranate juice, cornstarch and ginger in small bowl until well blended. Add to jelly; mix well. Increase heat to medium; cook 2 minutes, or until thickened, stirring constantly.
  3. Carve ham. Serve with the remaining Pomegranate-Ginger Glaze.

Notes

Great Substitute: Prepare as directed, using Cook's® Ready-To-Eat Bone-In Butt or Shank Portion Ham (or Half Ham).