Delicious and Easy Homemade Deviled Ham Spread

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Delicious and Easy Homemade Deviled Ham Spread
Prep Time:
10 mins
Cook Time:
15 mins
Total Time:
25mins
Category:
Recipe by Administrator
Published on December 03, 2023

Indulge in the rich taste of homemade deviled ham spread with this easy-to-follow recipe. Made with a combination of flavorful ingredients and a touch of heat, this spread is perfect for sandwiches, crackers, or even as a dip. With a short preparation time of just 15 minutes, you can quickly whip up this crowd-pleasing appetizer. Elevate your next gathering with the mouthwatering flavors of homemade deviled ham spread.

Ingredients

  • 2 cups cooked ham, finely chopped
  • 1/2 cup mayonnaise
  • 2 tablespoons Dijon mustard
  • 1 tablespoon hot sauce
  • 1/4 cup pickles, finely diced
  • 1/4 cup red onion, finely diced
  • 2 green onions, thinly sliced
  • Salt and pepper to taste

Directions

  1. In a large mixing bowl, combine the cooked ham, mayonnaise, Dijon mustard, and hot sauce.
  2. Mix well until all the ingredients are fully incorporated.
  3. Add the pickles, red onion, and green onions to the mixture.
  4. Season with salt and pepper to taste.
  5. Stir everything together until well combined.
  6. Cover the bowl and refrigerate for at least 1 hour to allow the flavors to meld together.
  7. Remove from the refrigerator and give it a quick stir before serving.
  8. Serve the homemade deviled ham spread as a sandwich filling, on crackers, or as a dip alongside your favorite vegetables.

Interesting Facts

  • Deviled ham spread dates back to the early 1900s and gained popularity as a convenient and flavorful way to use leftover ham.
  • The addition of hot sauce adds a subtle kick to the spread, enhancing the overall flavor profile.
  • You can customize the spread by adding other ingredients such as diced bell peppers or a hint of paprika for an extra burst of flavor.