Usually I remember to make supper — but sometimes I just get so busy that I forget to take out meat to thaw, and I end up in a pinch! This is why I have been trying to come up with more quick and easy recipes, that don’t have to sacrifice flavor!
I’ve really been trying to keep my freezer stocked up with a variety of frozen meats, beef, pork, chicken, and with emergency frozen vegetables as well… corn, peas and carrots, etc.
Lately, every time that I am at the grocery store, I try to remember to grab a couple of hams to throw in there, because; 1. They are usually pre-cooked so they cook up really quickly, and 2. If you are like me, and always forget to take meat out of the freezer so that it can be thawed in time for supper, you can easily defrost it in a bowl of cold water.
So the other night, I realized that I of course, forgot to take something out of the freezer for supper, and instead of having a full-on panic attack, I instead ran out to the deep freeze in the garage and pulled out a ham… Whew — Crisis averted!
And well, that brings us to this new and exciting, super easy and quick ham recipe…
What you’ll need:
- Honey (about ½ a cup)
- Apple Juice (1 juice box – yep, I said juice box… I am a busy mom!)
- Pepper (just a sprinkle for extra flavor)
Step One: Slice the ham up so that it is about ¼” thick, and then put the ham into a casserole baking dish.
Step Two: Pour the box of apple juice over the ham.
Step Three: Pour the honey over the ham, and then sprinkle on the pepper on top.
Step Four: Cover and bake in the oven at 425 degrees Fahrenheit for 30 minutes.
Step Five: Serve and enjoy!
Psst! Looking for the perfect side dish to go with your ham?! Check out my yummy Double Baked Loaded Potatoes!