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Dreamy Canadian Dinner

Inspired by maple leaves, apples, salmon and warm winter treats, this Canadian menu will fill your heart and your belly.

Maple and mustard ham


Recipe from: 3/1/1998 12:00:00 AM
Preparation time: 10 min
Cooking time: 55 min + cooling time


  • 900
    smoked gammon
  • 5
  • 1
    onion, quartered
  • 1
    carrot, halved
  • 30
    maple syrup
  • 30
    wholegrain mustard
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Place the gammon in a large saucepan with peppercorns, onion and carrot.
Cover with cold water and bring to the boil.
Reduce the heat and allow to simmer for 40 minutes.
Leave to cool in the cooking water.
Carefully peel away the fatty skin and discard.
Use a sharp knife to mark a criss-cross pattern across the fat.
Place the gammon in a roasting pan.
Wrap aluminium foil around meaty sides, leaving the fat exposed.
Mix the syrup and mustard together and spread onto the exposed fat.
Bake in an oven, preheated to 200°C, for 15 minutes until rich brown in colour.

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