Braised Cooked Ham

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The Cookery of England

The Cookery of England

By Elisabeth Ayrton

Published 1975

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  • 8 slices of cold home-cooked ham or gammon (each slice should be about 3 in. (10 cm.) square and ⅛ in. (½ cm.) thick, and should be free of all fat)
  • 6 oz. (


Butter a flat casserole and arrange the slices of ham just overlapping in it; or butter a cocotte dish for each person and lay 2 slices of ham in each. Sprinkle the mushrooms on top. Closely cover with foil. Stand the dish or cocottes in a baking tray with ¾