Easy Marmalade Ham Glaze Recipe will give your ham a little “kick,” with a from-scratch orange marmalade glaze to drizzle over each bite!

Easy Marmalade Ham Glaze Recipe

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Do you love honey glazed ham? Then you’ll enjoy this extra special glaze to go along with our Easter brunch menu this year!

Spring is new life and Easter, and Easter dinner consists of ham, if you grew up the way that I did.

Easy Marmalade Ham Glaze Recipe

Friends, will you be serving a ham, turkey, or prime rib for Easter dinner this year? We’ve changed it up from year to year for the holiday, serving lamb or duck, and but usually a honey glazed ham for Easter.

glaze on a slice of ham

Ham Glaze Recipe

Today I’m sharing a delicous Marmalade Ham Glaze Recipe that your family or guests will love, plus a delicious Easter menu to bring guests together around your table. It’s been proven that good food and conversation will keep people around the table longer.

BEST Marmalade Ham Glaze Recipe

Easter Brunch Menu

For me, serving Easter Brunch is the easiest as a hostess. You can make-ahead this ham glaze sauce, and several breakfast casseroles or potato dishes. Don’t forget the cinnamon rolls, if you have time! :)

Ricotta Lemon Basil Honey Bruschetta – appetizer

Baked Lemon Pistachio Brie – appetizer

Fruit Salad with Poppy Seed Dressing – salad

Broccoli Bacon Cashew Salad Recipe – salad

Ham with Easy Marmalade Ham Glaze Recipe (below)

Baked Egg Pretzel Rolls – rolls + eggs = yum!

Cauliflower Bacon Gratin – a MUST TRY side dish

Potato-Fennel Gratin Recipe – side dish

Funeral Potatoes – side dish (Taste and Tell)

Asparagus with Shaved Parmesan for Easter Brunch – side dish

Old-Fashioned Cinnamon Rolls – make a day or 2 ahead

Easy Dinner Rolls – RecipeGirl

5-Ingredient Frozen Strawberry Royale Dessert – dessert (easy, make-ahead)

Peach Upside Down Cake – dessert, serve warm with whipped cream

Strawberry Coconut White Chocolate Upside Down Cake – warm with whipped cream

Banana Split Dessert – dessert, easy make ahead!

ham and glaze

Easy Marmalade Ham Glaze Recipe

Now for the delicious recipe!

We have purchased spiral hams from Costco (probably my favorite), Harry & David, and Honey Baked Ham.

Super Easy Marmalade Ham Glaze Recipe

I love to cook ham, because not only is it delicious and festive for the holidays, it’s very easy to make, and the leftovers are out of this world.

Ham leftovers

More leftover ham recipes are:

Great Northern Bean Ham Soup Recipe

Red Lentil Carrot Ham Soup Recipe

Ham Quinoa Stuffed Peppers with Peas!

a spoonful of glaze for ham

Thirty minutes before ham is done, spoon half of sauce over the ham and continue to bake.

With remaining sauce, follow directions and serve on the side!

It’s not too spicy, but sweet, with a “kick” that makes the flavors of the ham come alive!


More Ham glaze recipes: Balsamic and Dijon Glazed Ham [Barefeet in the Kitchen], and Instant Pot Copycat Honey Baked Ham [The Cookie Rookie].

Easter Marmalade Ham Glaze Recipe

End the meal with a warm upside down cake served with whipped cream! YUM!

glaze on ham for Easter

glaze on a slice of ham
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Easy Marmalade Ham Glaze Recipe

Do you love honey glazed ham? Then you'll love this ham glaze recipe for your Easter brunch menu! This Easy Marmalade Ham Glaze Recipe will give your ham a little “kick,” making for a spicy surprise your family or guests will truly enjoy.
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 15 minutes
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  • 1 spiral ham
  • 1 10 oz jar marmalade
  • 1 Tbsp. hot/sweet mustard
  • ¼ tsp. dried ginger
  • 1 cup mixed dried fruit, such as cranberries, apricots, etc:, finely chopped
  • ¼ cup orange juice


  • Bake ham according to package directions.
  • Mix together marmalade, mustard, ginger, and dried fruit in a small bowl.
  • Thirty minutes before ham is done, spoon half of sauce over the ham.
  • With the remaining sauce, add orange juice and simmer for about 5 minutes. Serve on the side.


reposted from March 2018
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