30 Leftover Ham Recipes That Taste Just as Good on the Second Day
See those three sad slices of ham sitting in the fridge? Believe it or not, they’re tonight’s amazing dinner. From soups to sandwiches to pasta, here are 30 leftover ham recipes you absolutely need to try.
1. Croque Madame Dutch Baby
Fluffy pancakes for dinner? That’ll be a “yes” for us.
2. Caramelized Pineapple Ham and Cheese Turnovers
This might be the most genius combo ever.
3. Ham and Cheese Breakfast Casserole
The perfect lazy brunch dish, courtesy of Coterie member Heidi Larsen.
5. Ham and Sausage Hash Brown Egg Bake
This breakfast of champions takes only 10 minutes to prepare.
6. Overnight Ham and Cheese Strata
Now this is something we’d get out of bed for on the weekend.
7. Ham, Egg and Cheese Pockets
This childhood favorite is making a comeback.
9. Microwave Egg Caprese Breakfast Cups
You’ve never had pesto like this before.
10. Cuban Sliders for a Crowd
Because nothing says “party” like mini sandwiches.
12. Ham, Spinach and Swiss Stuffed Crepes
We're never eating plain old sandwiches again.
13. Ham, Cheddar and Chive Scones
We appreciate a good old-fashioned sweet treat, but some things can benefit from a little bit of savory.
14. Ham, Swiss and Apple Sandwich
We’ve got just what you need to satisfy that serious sandwich craving.
15. Cuban Sandwich
Savory and cheesy.
16. Ham and Cheese Sliders
These beauties are brushed with a buttery mustard topping that's loaded with poppy seeds and dried onion.
17. Ham and Swiss Sliders
Sweet pickle relish takes these lunchtime classics from good to great.
18. Split Pea Soup with Ham
Raise your hand if your mom used to feed you this classic every week from September to November.
19. The Ultimate Breakfast Sandwich
What better way to mark the most important meal than with the mac daddy of morning treats: the breakfast sandwich.
20. Instant Pot Leftover Hambone Soup
This simple soup is anything but boring.
21. Baked Ham and Cheese Croissants
Don’t forget the sprinkle of poppy seeds on top!
22. Ham and Cheese Drop Biscuits
Who could say no to biscuits?
23. Ham, Egg and Cheese Breakfast Quesadillas
We never met a breakfast quesadilla we didn't like.
24. Broccoli Ham and Cheese Soup
Because who doesn't love comfort food?
25. Ham and Peas Pasta With Garlic Parmesan Cream Sauce
This one comes together in practically no time.
26. Ham and Cheese Hash Brown Foil Packets
That melted cheese makes us want to dive right in.
27. Ham, Egg, and Cheese Brunch Cups
We won’t tell if you pop a few in the kitchen before serving.
28. Egg and Croissant Brunch Bake
It’s all the cheesy, flakey goodness of breakfast wrapped into one.
29. Hot Ham and Cheese Sandwiches with Bacon and Caramelized Onions
We can't get enough of the caramelized onions.
30. Apple Sandwiches
Feel free to swap in any lunchmeat once that leftover ham is all gone.