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Smoked Ham

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  Hickory chips 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Ham 12 Pound, uncooked
  Firmly packed brown sugar 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)
  Dry mustard 2 Tablespoon
  Whole cloves 50
  Canned cola beverage 12 Ounce

Soak hickory chips in water 30 minutes.
Prepare charcoal fire in smoker, and let burn 10 to 15 minutes.
Place hickory chips on coals.
Place water pan in smoker, and fill with water.
Place ham on food rack.
Insert meat thermometer, making sure it does not touch fat or bone.
Cover with smoker lid, cook 9 to 10 hours or until meat thermometer reaches 170°.
Refill water pan, and add charcoal as needed.
Remove ham from food rack.
Remove skin and score fat in a diamond design.
Combine brown sugar and mustard, pat over ham.
Insert cloves at 1-inch intervals.
Return ham to rack, pour cola over ham, and cook 15 minutes.
Slice ham, garnish with cherry tomatoes and parsley, if desired.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 421 Calories from Fat 91

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 10 g15.7%

Saturated Fat 3 g14.9%

Trans Fat 0.1 g

Cholesterol 187.8 mg62.6%

Sodium 168 mg7%

Total Carbohydrates 19 g6.4%

Dietary Fiber 0.29 g1.2%

Sugars 18.5 g

Protein 60 g120.2%

Vitamin A 0% Vitamin C 0.99%

Calcium 6.6% Iron 11%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Smoked Ham Recipe