# How long should I boil a 750g Gammon joint for?

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Before cooking: Remove all packaging. Place joint in a saucepan with enough water to cover. During cooking: Bring to the boil, skim the surface. Cover with a lid and simmer on low heat for 45 mins.

## How long do I boil a 750g ham?

– Bring the water to the boil, when the water boils, reduce the heat, cover and simmer for 20 minutes per 450g plus 20 minutes or until thoroughly cooked.

## How long should I slow cook a 750g Gammon joint?

1. Rub the gammon with the salt, mustard, and honey.
2. Put it in the slow cooker and pour in the cider/juice/ale to cover the meat.
3. Leave to cook on slow for six hours.

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## Can I boil a gammon joint instead of roasting?

Boiling vs roasting

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Boiling requires a large pot, but if you are making another roast for Christmas dinner and oven space is limited then boiling is a great option. Place the gammon in a large pot, cover with fresh water, add a carrot, an onion, 10 peppercorns, a bay leaf and a couple of cloves.

## How long does it take to cook 1KG of Gammon in the oven?

To work out your cooking time, allow 20 minutes per lb (1lb is 454g). For example for a 1KG gammon it’s going to be 40 minutes.

## How do you calculate cooking time for a ham?

For example, it takes between 35 and 40 minutes to cook a pound of boneless shoulder roll of a cook-before-eating smoked ham. This means it takes an average of (35 + 40) / 2 = 37.5 minutes to cook a pound of this particular cut. Let’s say we want to cook a pound and a half. We will need 1.5 * 37.5 = 56.25 minutes.

## How long do I cook a 1.4 kg Gammon joint for?

Cooking instructions: Hob

Place joint in a saucepan with enough water to cover. Bring to the boil, skim the surface. Cover with a lid and simmer on low heat for 1 hour 25 mins. After cooking: Leave to stand for 2 mins and remove casing before carving.

## How do you keep Gammon moist after cooking?

To stop your gammon from drying out in the oven, or your glaze from burning due to the high sugar content, bring your gammon out and baste every 15-20 minutes to ensure it keeps moist and juicy!

## Why would you soak Gammon overnight?

First soak the gammon to remove the excess salt. Talk to your butcher about the cure they’ve used – some are stronger than others, but most will need around 12-48 hours soaking. Cover the gammon in fresh water, changing it every 12 hours.

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## Do you leave the plastic on Gammon?

Should you remove the plastic collar from a gammon joint before you roast it? Yes. It you are worried about the meat separating, replace the collar with butcher’s twine and cook according to your chosen recipe.

## How long should a gammon joint be cooked for?

Roast gammon

Similarly to calculating the cooking time for boiling, firstly you need to weigh your raw gammon joint, but this time, allow 30 minutes per 450g (1lb), plus an additional 30 minutes, and cook it at 180°C (350°F or Gas Mark 4).

## How do you roast gammon joint Jamie Oliver?

Transfer the gammon to a large roasting tray (save a little of the stock for later), then carefully remove the skin and discard, keeping the fat on the meat. Score the fat in a criss-cross fashion, then drizzle with 1 tablespoon of oil. Roast the gammon for 20 to 30 minutes, or until lightly golden.

## Can you get food poisoning from Gammon?

Gammon is pork that has been cured, so don’t worry about food poisoning.

## How do I cook a 1.6 kg Gammon joint?

Fan 180°C Cook time: – 2 hr. Remove from outer packaging (leave the netting). Place in a deep sided roasting tin, cover loosely with foil, cook near the middle of the oven. 1 hour 30 minutes into cooking time remove foil and return to oven for 30 minutes.

## How long does it take to cook a 1.5 kg ham?

A boneless gammon joint will require about 40 mins of cooking for every kg plus 30 mins. So a 1.5kg gammon joint will require 1hr 30mins of cooking in total. We boil the ham in very gently simmering water and set the oven to 190C/Gas 5 to cook our ham.

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## Should Gammon be pink when cooked?

So even if you “know” you’re right that pork should still be pink after cooking, consider cooking pork past the pink stage to make your guests feel comfortable: better that than having them leave hungry!