I do not like green eggs and ham.  I do not like them Sam I am.

– Dr Seuss.

Leftover Ham Recipes

After Easter, we had a lot of extra food.  My sister has sent over some good leftover ham recipes.  Thanks!

Ham and Potato Omelette

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Omelette Ingredients


  • 4 slices of bacon, chopped
  • ½ cup ham, chopped
  • ½ cup onion, chopped
  • 1 cup mushrooms, sliced
  • 2 cups diced potatoes
  • 10 eggs
  • ½ tsp salt
  • 1 tsp oregano
  • 1 cup mozzarella cheese, shredded
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Place bacon, ham and onions in a pan. Cook on medium heat for 5 minutes. Add potatoes and cookfor another 10 minutes or until potatoes are soft and bacon is cooked. Add mushrooms. In a separatebowl, mix eggs, salt and oregano. Slowly pour over potato mixture. Cook 5 minutes then cover pan andcontinue to cook until the eggs are set. Remove lid and sprinkle with cheese.


Serves 6-8 normal people or 2 normal people and 2 teenage boys.

Creamy Ham Soup


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Creamy Ham Soup
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Ham and Cheese - leftover ham recipes
Ham and Cheese


  • 2 tbsp butter
  • ½ cup chopped onions
  • ½ cup chopped celery
  • ½ cup chopped carrots
  • 4 cups chicken broth
  • 2 cups diced potatoes
  • 1 cup chopped ham
  • ½ cup peas
  • 1 cup corn
  • ½ tsp salt
  • 1tsp thyme
  • 1 cup flour
  • ¼ cup flour


In large saucepan melt butter. Add onions, celery and carrots. Cook for 5 minutes. Add chicken broth,ham and potatoes. Simmer for 15 minutes or until potatoes are soft. Add peas and corn. In a separatebowl, mix milk and flour until smooth. Slowly whisk mixture into soup. Stir constantly until soup hasthickened.

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Frozen Peas and Corn
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Cooking Soup

1 Comment on “Leftover Ham Recipes

  1. Your sister has great ideas. Ham makes fantastic leftovers and these recipes were great.

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