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For a spectacular Easter dinner

Ham fit for an Easter dinner
Ham fit for an Easter dinner
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Ham is the most popular Easter dinner entrée. Besides a whole or half ham baked to perfection and covered with a glaze, try the Seasoned Ham Loaf below. You will receive rave reviews from your family.

Seasoned Ham Loaf


  • 2 lbs. lean ground ham
  • 1/2 lb. ground veal
  • 1/2 lb. lean ground pork
  • 2 eggs (beaten)
  • 1 c. bread crumbs
  • 1 c. half & half
  • 2 cloves of garlic (minced)
  • 1/2 tsp. black pepper


Place garlic in half & half, let stand for 1 hour; remove garlic. In large bowl combine ham, veal, pork, eggs, bread crumbs and black pepper, shape into a loaf and place into a prepared baking pan. Bake at 325 degrees for 1-1/2 hours uncovered.

Mustard Sauce

In saucepan warm 1/2 c. vinegar and dissolve one chicken bouillon cube. Cream together 1/2 cup of sugar, 1/2 c. mustard and 1/4 c. softened butter and stir into vinegar mixture. In a small bowl beat together 1 tablespoon flour and 2 eggs. While stirring vinegar mixture slowly mix in flour & eggs mixture over low heat until thickened. Served with ham loaf.

Another ham recipe: Glazed Ham For Easter Dinner

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