Holiday Ham (Half Ham)

Cook Time: 2 to 2 1/2 hours Servings: 24


  • 1 tablespoon flour
  • 8 to 10 pound fully-cooked ham half, bone-in
  • Whole cloves


  1. BAKE 2 to 2 1/2 hours or until meat thermometer reads 140°F. Let stand in oven bag 15 minutes.
  2. REYNOLDS KITCHENS TIP: An 8 to 10 pound fully-cooked boneless ham half may be substituted for the bone-in ham half.


  1. PREHEAT oven to 325°F.
  2. SHAKE flour in Reynolds® Oven Bag, Large Size; place in roasting pan at least 2 inches deep. Trim skin and fat from ham, leaving a thin layer of fat. Lightly score surface of ham in a diamond pattern; insert cloves.
  3. PLACE ham in oven bag.
  4. CLOSE oven bag with nylon tie; cut six 1/2-inch slits in top. Insert meat thermometer through slit in bag into thickest part of ham, not touching bone. Tuck ends of bag in pan.