Limerick Ham Recipe© Copyright 2017. All rights reserved and enforced
The juniper-berries make a change from the standard-issue cloves. And what's not to like about a gin-soaked main course?
Estimated Prep Time: 20 minutes
Estimated Cooking Time: 45 minutes Cooking at: 400 F / 200 C / Gas Mark 6
Start oven heating.
Score the ham deeply by making 1/2 inch (1 cm) slashes in it.
Press the juniper berries into the cuts.
Mix all remaining ingredients, and brush over the ham. Cover with foil, and bake, basting occasionally with the sauce.
Bake until skin is crispy and the ham reaches an internal temperature of 160 F (71 C), about 45 minutes.
The story behind this recipe...
- Limerick Ham is a cured leg of pork. It can be cured in a variety of ways: salting, brine immersion or even smothering in honey.Read more >>>
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