Ham Salad Spread
Total TimePrep/Total Time: 15 min.
- 3 cups ground fully cooked ham
- 1 hard-boiled large egg, chopped
- 2 tablespoons finely chopped celery
- 2 teaspoons finely chopped onion
- 2 teaspoons sweet pickle relish
- 3/4 cup mayonnaise
- 1 tablespoon prepared mustard
- Assorted crackers
- In a large bowl, combine the first five ingredients. Combine mayonnaise and mustard; add to ham mixture and mix well. Refrigerate until serving. Serve with crackers.
Nutrition Facts2 tablespoons: 97 calories, 9g fat (2g saturated fat), 21mg cholesterol, 276mg sodium, 0 carbohydrate (0 sugars, 0 fiber), 4g protein.
Jan 2, 2019
Used this recipe to use up a spiral ham. Didn't really measure anything except the ham and the mayo. My husband thought it was really good. Will definitely use this in the future to utilize leftover ham.
Jan 18, 2018
I made this at Christmas time with leftover ham. Good recipe. I never thought to add hard-boiled egg. I did go heavy on the relish. We used as a snack with crackers and as a lunchtime sandwich.
Aug 15, 2017
Really enjoy this with some Crunchmaster crackers. I use to wing this type of recipe but this recipe is so much better!
Nov 28, 2015
Delicious on petite rolls for small sandwiches.
Dec 22, 2014
Good stuff! Very similar to what my grandma used to make. She always ground the ham, onion, 2 eggs and gherkin sweet pickles (not relish) together, which makes a nice texture to the mixture. I used 4 cups ground ham and put in 1 cup mayo. I also added 1/8 tsp cayenne for just a little kick. I used hickory smoked ham. If you use honey ham it will be slightly sweeter. Experiment to what you like. Good in sandwiches or on your favorite crackers.
Dec 29, 2013
My husband and I just had this for dinner. We used honey mustard and a little less mayonnaise. Hubby went back for seconds, so I know he loved it.
Jul 5, 2013
We were in a hurry, so we left out the boiled egg. We added some spicey brown mustard as some one else suggested and then an 1/8th tsp of ground clove. Wow was that good. Couldn't stay out of it. We are going to play around with this some more. Thanks for the recipe!
Feb 2, 2013
This is also very tasty using dill pickle relish.
Feb 28, 2010
After making a ham loaf for tonight's dinner, I had some extra ground ham to use up. For lunch today, I made this recipe and served with Bibb lettuce on toasted bread and some salt & vinegar chips on the side. I used Dijon stone ground mustard in the recipe, but otherwise kept it the same. My husband loved it!
Jan 5, 2009
Very good. I increased amount of some ingredients: 2 Tbsp sweet pickle relish & 1 Tbsp finely chopped onion.