Main content

https://www.lifestylefood.com.au/recipes/26042/sticky-marmalade-glazed-ham-roasted-cherry-tomatoes-and-crispy-potatoes

LifestyleFOOD.com.au

A spectacular glazed ham for your Christmas table.

Brought to you by

Ingredients

  • 3kg leg of ham, on the bone

  • 3/4 cup tart orange marmalade

  • 2 oranges, zest removed and reserved

  • 3 stalks of rosemary

  • 3 punnets of cherry tomatoes or 3 stalks of truss tomatoes

  • 1.5kg roasting potatoes (Maris Piper or any red skinned, waxy potato)

  • 2 tablespoon olive oil

  • Sea salt flakes

  • Freshly ground black pepper

Method

  • 1.

    Preheat oven to 180C

  • 2.

    Rinse ham under cold water and pat dry using paper towel.

  • 3.

    Using a sharp paring knife, carefully peel off the skin on the ham, leaving a 1.5cm layer of fat.

  • 4.

    Once removed, score a diamond cross-pattern into the fat, ensuring to not cut all the way through.

  • 5.

    Place the marmalade, orange zest and the juice of ½ an orange into a saucepan. Heat, stirring continuously to combine ingredients.

  • 6.

    Transfer ham to a roasting dish and pour over half the glaze. Bake for 30 minutes.

  • 7.

    Meanwhile, peel the potatoes and cut into quarters. Par-boil the potatoes in salted water until tender. Drain well and allow to dry out in a colander. This helps to achieve light fluffy potatoes.

  • 8.

    Remove ham from the oven.  Place potatoes into the roasting dish along with whole cherry tomatoes. Coat the potatoes and tomatoes in the olive oil and seasoning to taste.

  • 9.

    Pour the remaining glaze over the ham and sprinkle with rosemary & thyme.

  • 10.

    Return to the oven and bake for a further 40 minutes.

  • 11.

    Transfer the ham to a serving platter. Surround with potatoes and tomatoes to serve.

Metric Converter

Tell us what you think in the comments below

 
 

Sign Out

Click to Rate

Join the Conversation

Please note, LifeStyle cannot respond to all comments posted in our comments feed. If you have a comment or query you would like LifeStyle to respond to, please use our feedback form.

0 0 0 0 0
Average Rating
0 comments • 0 ratings