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11 Ways to Use Your Leftover Easter Ham

Mar 23 2016 - 3:00am

It's highly possible that you'll be overwhelmed with all the leftover ham [1] from Easter [2]. But don't worry, because we've rounded up some tasty ways to use it all up. From lots of sandwiches [3] to eggs [4] baked in ham cups, you'll use up all of those leftovers in no time — then you'll probably want to go and buy some more.

Split Pea Soup

Let a slow-cooker transform leftovers into a rich split pea soup [5].

Baked Eggs in Ham Cups

These savory breakfast treats will quickly become a favorite of yours. Eggs baked in ham cups [6] are a fun way to use up your Easter leftovers.

Ham Salad Sandwiches

A ham salad sandwich [7] is a pretty straightforward way to enjoy leftover ham, but this recipe incorporates a kick of mango chutney.

Breakfast Soufflé

A savory soufflé [8] is a highly indulgent way to use up your leftover ham.

Mother Hen Toast

Keep the festivities going while you use up your Easter leftovers with a delicious breakfast of mother hen toast [9].

Ham and Cabbage Reuben

Replace the corned beef in a Reuben [10] with sliced ham for a satisfying panini sandwich.

Red Beans and Rice

Take a little time to cook up a pot of red beans and rice [11]. Your leftover ham can be chopped up and used in this classic Louisiana dish.

Homemade Hot Pockets

Cheese and sliced ham fill these homemade Hot Pocket substitutes [12], which — dare we say — taste better than the store-bought kind.

Hoppin' John Soup

We can all use a little bit of extra luck in our lives, right? Chop up that extra ham and use it in a big pot of hoppin' John soup [13].

Ham and Cheese Pinwheels

Sliced ham, Gruyère cheese, and puff pastry [14] come together to make a fast and easy French-inspired appetizer.

The Best Ham Sandwich Ever

Are you ready to try the best ham sandwich ever [15]? This winning combination involves brie cheese, cherry preserves, and mustard.

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