Christmas Recipes

Ham Bites


1 c. fine, dry bread crumbs, divided
1 c. ground cooked ham
2 eggs, beaten
1/2 c. shredded sharp Cheddar cheese
1/4 c. grated onion
2 Tbs. brown sugar
1 Tbs. Dijon mustard
Vegetable oil


Combine 1/2 c. bread crumbs, ground ham, eggs, shredded cheese grated onion, brown sugar and mustard in a large bowl; stir well. Shape ham mixture into 1" balls. Roll balls in remaining 1/2 c. bread crumbs, pressin firmly so that crumbs adhere. Cover and chill ham balls thoroughly. Deep-fry ham balls in hot oil for 1 to 2 minutes or until golden brown. Drain on paper towels. Serve immediately. Makes 2 1/2 doz.

Sweet mustard sauce goes well with the ham balls. Search uner sauces.

Added On: 2006-05-24
Submitted By: Anonymous
Filed under the following categories:
¬ Ham ¬ Appetizer

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