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Marmalade Baked Gammon

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  Gammon/Bacon joint 1 1⁄2 Kilogram
  Carrot 1
  Onion 1
  Bay leaf 4
  Orange marmalade 30 Milliliter
  Honey 15 Milliliter
  Bisto powder 30 Milliliter
  French mustard 1 Teaspoon
  Orange juice 125 Milliliter

Drain the joint and place in a saucepan.
Cover with cold water, bring to the boil and simmer for 20 minutes.
Drain and cover with fresh water.
Add the carrot, onion and bay leaf and bring back to the boil.
Simmer, keeping the joint submerged, for about 1 hour.
Drain, reserving the liquid.
Cut away the rind.
Score the fat in a diamond pattern.
Preheat the oven to 200°C/400°F/Gas Mark 6.
Lay the joint in a roasting tin.
Mix together the marmalade, honey, Bisto Powder, mustard, orange juice and 250 ml (1/2 pint) of the cooking liquid.
Pour over the joint and roast in the oven for 20 minutes, basting every 5 minutes.
Remove to a serving dish and keep warm.
Bring the juices to the boil and reduce until syrupy.
Serve in slices, with mashed potatoes and cabbage and spoon the sauce over.

Recipe Summary

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 595 Calories from Fat 112

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 12 g19.2%

Saturated Fat 4.8 g23.9%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 0 mg

Sodium 85.5 mg3.6%

Total Carbohydrates 17 g5.8%

Dietary Fiber 1.4 g5.6%

Sugars 12.4 g

Protein 80 g159.2%

Vitamin A 53.5% Vitamin C 33.2%

Calcium 2.8% Iron 3.5%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Marmalade Baked Gammon Recipe