3-Ingredient Glazed Brown Sugar Christmas Ham Recipe Is As Simple As It Gets by 30Seconds Food

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3-Ingredient Glazed Brown Sugar Christmas Ham Recipe Is As Simple As It Gets

Cola. Brown sugar. That's all you need to make this easy cola and brown sugar-glazed ham recipe for Christmas. Well, you need the ham, too. Be sure to select a pre-cooked spiral ham for this holiday recipe. 

Not sure about what side dishes to serve yet with your Christmas ham? Check out our full library of amazing side dishes. But some popular holiday side dishes are broccoli rice casserolegreen bean casserolecarrotsbroccoli and salads.

This easy glazed ham recipe is quick and easy to prepare, saving you time for doing other things like visiting with friends and family. Sere the leftover ham later for the best ham sandwiches. 

Cuisine: American
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 2 hours
Total Time: 2 hours and 5 minutes


  • 1 fully cooked spiral-sliced ham (about 8 to 9 pounds)
  • 1 can (12 ounces) dark carbonated soda
  • 1 cup brown sugar, packed

Here's how to make it: 

  1. Combine the soda and brown sugar. Stir until sugar has dissolved.
  2. Put the ham in a roasting pan. Pour the soda mixture over the ham. 
  3. Cover the ham with aluminum foil. Bake the ham in a preheated 325-degree F oven for about 2 hours, basting every 30 minutes with the glaze. Remove the foil during the last 20 minutes of cooking. 

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Roasting Pans $10 & Up
Coke $4 & Up
Brown Sugar $3 & Up
Aluminum Foil $3 & Up

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Elisa Schmitz
Couldn't be any easier than that. Thanks for this easy ham hack!
Simple is often the best.
I love a sweet ham like this 😋

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