Show Subscription Form

Ham Loaf with Mustard Sauce Recipe
Ham Loaf with Mustard Sauce Recipe photo by Taste of Home

Ham Loaf with Mustard Sauce Recipe

Be the first to add a review
Publisher Photo
Brown sugar, mustard, herbs and spices season this hearty ham loaf. I like to make several loaves to serve to our retirement club. To speed things up, I use my food processor's chopper blade to grind the meat.
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 15 min. Bake: 1-1/2 hours
MAKES:8-12 servings
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 15 min. Bake: 1-1/2 hours
MAKES: 8-12 servings


  • 1 cup dry bread crumbs
  • 1 cup milk
  • 2 eggs, beaten
  • 2 pounds ground fully cooked ham
  • 1-1/2 pounds ground pork
  • 3/4 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cloves
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground mustard
  • 2 egg yolks, beaten
  • 3 tablespoons prepared mustard
  • 2 tablespoons white vinegar
  • 1 tablespoon sugar
  • 1 tablespoon water
  • 3/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1 tablespoon butter
  • 1 tablespoon prepared horseradish
  • 1/2 cup heavy whipping cream, whipped

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (1 slice) equals 478 calories, 30 g fat (12 g saturated fat), 170 mg cholesterol, 1312 mg sodium, 23 g carbohydrate, trace fiber, 28 g protein.


  1. In a large bowl, combine the bread crumbs, milk and eggs. Crumble meat over mixture and mix well. In a small bowl, combine brown sugar, cloves and mustard. Spread in two greased 9-in. x 5-in. loaf pans. Press meat mixture on top. Bake, uncovered, at 350° for 1-1/2 hours or until a meat thermometer reads 160°. Let stand for 10 minutes before inverting onto serving platters.
  2. For sauce, combine egg yolks, mustard, vinegar, sugar, water and salt in a heavy saucepan. Cook and stir over low heat until mixture is thickened and reaches 160°, about 5 minutes. Remove from the heat. Stir in butter and horseradish. Cool. Fold in cream. Serve with ham loaves. Yield: 2 ham loaves (6-8 servings each).
Originally published as Ham Loaf with Mustard Sauce in Country Woman March/April 2001, p33

Reviews for Ham Loaf with Mustard Sauce

5 Star
4 Star
3 Star
2 Star
1 Star
Please Log In or Join to add a rating and review.
Click stars to rate
Any changes to your rating or review will appear where you originally posted your review
Loading Image
Loading Image