Honey mustard glazed ham
Honey mustard glazed hamPrint recipe
To initially cook the ham
- 2kg smoked gammon joint
- 2 bulbs of garlic, crushed
- 1 onion, peeled and roughly chopped
- 1 carrot, peeled and roughly chopped
- 2 sticks celery, roughly chopped
- 1/3 cinnamon stick
- 1 tsp freshly ground black pepper
- 1 bay leaf
For the honey mustard glaze
- 220g honey
- 150g Calvados
- 150g wholegrain mustard
Cook the ham by placing it into a pan and pouring enough cold over to cover it completely. Add the remaining ingredients and bring to a gentle simmer for 1.5 hours. Remove from the heat and allow to stand in the liquid for at least half an hour. (At this point, you could also choose to reserve the ham in the fridge if you wish to finish it later or the following day.)
For the glaze, place the honey in a pan and heat to 135C/275F. Remove the pan from the heat and add the Calvados carefully. Return the pan to the heat, bring to the boil then reduce to a simmer until the liquid has reduced to what was the honey consistency
Preheat the HUB or FUSION grill to medium heat and remove the gammon from the liquid. Carefully place on a spit, then onto the grill on height setting 2. Apply layers of glaze to the gammon every few minutes until the ham begins to get sticky, this takes about an hour. Once sticky, lower the spit to setting 1 to colour for another 10 minutes.
Remove the ham from the spit and rest for 10 minutes before carving.
Serve with the any remaining glaze as a sauce on the side.