Maille Canada

Glazed Ham and Beans

Juicy ham covered in a tangy sweet mixture of brown sugar and whole grain mustard offers a perfect balance of flavor and texture when served with green beans tossed with fresh herbs and creamy Dijon mustard.

Glazed Ham and Beans


For the ham

  • 3 lb. boneless ham half
  • ½ cup water
  • ¼ cup firmly packed dark brown sugar
  • 2 tbsp. Maille Old Style mustard

For the beans

  • 3 cups water
  • 2 lbs. whole green beans, trimmed
  • 3 tbsp. light butter or unsalted butter, softened
  • 2 tbsp. Maille Dijon Originale mustard
  • 1 tbsp. chopped fresh tarragon or other fresh herbs
Prep Time:
15 min
Cooking Time:
105 min
12 people


Preheat the oven to 400°.

Arrange ham on baking rack in large baking pan. Add ½ cup water, then cover with aluminum foil. Bake ham until internal temperature reaches 135° when tested with a meat thermometer, about 1 hour.

Combine brown sugar and Maille Old Style mustard in small bowl. Spoon mixture evenly over ham and bake uncovered until glazed, about 15 minutes.

Meanwhile, arrange vegetable steamer basket in a Dutch oven with 3 cups water and bring to boil over high heat. Arrange green beans in basket. Steam, covered, until tender crisp, about 8 minutes.

To serve

Remove beans from steamer basket and arrange in large serving bowl. Toss with butter, Maille Dijon Originale mustard and tarragon. Serve with ham..

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