How do you make a brown sugar glaze for Coke?

How do you make a brown sugar glaze for Coke?

Add your brown sugar to a medium bowl or large liquid measuring cup. Slowly pour your Coca Cola over the brown sugar and whisk to combine. Pour the Coca Cola mixture over your ham. Bake.

Why do people pour Coke on their ham?

By boiling ham in cola you lightly infuse it with a sweet flavour. It offers an added layer of flavour you miss out on if using water. The coke itself takes on other spices really well too, which we’ll get into in just a sec.

Do you glaze the ham before or after?

In most cases, you will want to glaze the ham during the last 15 to 20 minutes of baking. If you glaze it sooner, the sugar in the glaze could cause it to burn. You will need at least 1 cup of glaze for every 5 to 10 pounds of ham.

How do you make a Coke glaze?


  1. 1/2 cup unsalted butter.
  2. 1/4 cup unsweetened cocoa.
  3. 1/3 cup cola soft drink, such as Coca-Cola.
  4. 3 cups powdered sugar.
  5. 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract.

Is Coca Cola a good meat tenderizer?

Have you ever wondered how many things Coca-Cola can be used for? Aside from drinking for enjoyment, you can clean toilets with cola as well as using it as a meat marinade. The soda acts as a meat tenderizer and is a great cheap marinade substitute for any meat, such as chicken, steak, or beef.

What’s the difference between gammon and ham?

Both of these delicious and versatile cuts are taken from the pig’s hind legs. Gammon is meat that has been cured (by being salted, brined or smoked) and sold raw, whereas Ham is meat that has been dry-cured or cooked, and is sold ready to eat. In a nutshell; when you’ve cooked your Gammon, it becomes Ham.

Can you glaze a ham after its cooked?

As with anything that is high in sugars, the brown sugar glaze can burn if left too long in the oven so it is just added for the last 15 minutes. Once the brown sugar glaze is thickened and cooled, the ham is removed from the oven and the heat is cranked up high.

How do you make brown sugar and Coca Cola Ham?

In a small bowl combine the brown sugar, coca-cola, and dijon mustard. Pour the coca cola mixture over the top of the ham and use your hands to rub the brown sugar into the ham. It won’t all stay on the ham, but that’s okay.

Can you put Coca Cola glaze on a ham?

When you pour the coca cola glaze over the ham, it won’t be fully smooth. The brown sugar will settle in the bottom of the bowl a bit, so just rub what you can into the ham at the beginning. Fully cooked hams cook roughly based on weight; 15 minutes per pound.

How long does it take to cook a Coca-Cola glazed ham?

Coca-Cola Glazed Ham prep time: 10 minscook time: 2 hours and 30 minstotal time: 2 hours and 40 mins ingredients 1 10-12 pound bone-in, cured ham* 1 extra large oven bag (holds 8-25 lbs) 1/2 cup brown sugar 1/3 cup dijon mustard 1 large orange, washed and cut into 6 wedges 1 can Coca-Cola instructions Trim any excess skin and/or fat from the ham.

What is Coca Cola Ham made of?

This is usually a sugar like a maple syrup, brown sugar, or honey with a liquid-like juice, soda, or fruit preserve with water. Any other ingredients are there just for a flavor boost. Besides the standard holiday ham fare, this coca cola ham pairs really nicely with vegetable heavy salads.