Pineapple Pepper Jelly Ham

1 hr 45 mins

medium

serves 1

It’s beginning to feel a lot like Christmas! And Caribbean Passion is sharing so many festive recipes. You have to try this Pineapple Pepper Jelly Ham recipe.

No Reviews

Ingredients

Adjust Servings
1 Caribbean Passion bone-in leg ham (or your favourite ham)
2 cup pineapple juice
1.5 cups brown sugar1
1 lime (zest)
1 lime juice
3 Scotch Bonnet Peppers
2 cup fresh pineapple
0.25 tsp salt

Directions

1.

Preheat oven to 350°F. Remove all the packaging and nets from the ham.
Mark as complete
2.

Wrap the ham in several layers of foil and place in a baking pan. Fill the baking dish with water.
Mark as complete
3.

Place ham in the oven to warm, 10 mins per pound (6-8 mins for a boneless ham).
Mark as complete
4.

Chop the pineapple into cubes and mince the Scotch Bonnet Peppers.
Mark as complete
5.

In a saucepan combine, pineapples, pineapple juice, lime juice, lime zest, scotch bonnet peppers, and salt. Boil until it becomes a light syrup.
Mark as complete
6.

Remove ham from oven, discard water and remove foil.
Mark as complete
7.

Peel away the skin and carve off the desired amount of fat. Using a sharp knife, score the fat diagonally.
Mark as complete
8.

Pour the pineapple pepper sauce over the ham, making sure to tuck the pineapple chunks under the ham so they don’t burn as the ham caramelizes.
Mark as complete
9.

Increase oven temperature to 475°F – 500°F. Add the ham, occasionally basting until golden and caramelized.
Mark as complete
10.

Remove from oven when it has reached the desired color and set aside to rest before carving.
Mark as complete
11.

Reserve the pineapple pepper jelly that has thickened and formed at the bottom of the pan. It will be chunky; you can also blend it into a smooth paste.
Mark as complete
12.

Serve the pepper jelly on top of ham slices.
Mark as complete

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This error message is only visible to WordPress admins
Error: There is no connected account for the user easymealstheme6.