Find the best ham recipes, tips about ham cuts, and learn what country ham is from Burgers' Smokehouse in our collection of blog posts.

  1. Recipes for Leftover Ham

    A common question we get around here is..."I LOVE fixing a whole ham, but what should I make with the leftovers?"  Sure, you can make a ham sandwich, but what about after a sandwich?  Let us help you with some great tasting recipes that will make

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  2. Breakfast Ham Recipes

    Breakfast - the most important meal of the day!  One of the key ingredients is protein.  And what's a good protein to include?  We may be

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  3. Country Ham Recipes - for every occasion!

    Burgers' Smokehouse 

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  4. The Ultimate Guide to Ham

    The Ultimate Guide to Ham

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  5. Spiral Sliced Ham Recipes and Cooking Tips

    Cooking smoked hams is easy. Watch this quick video on how to cook spiral-sliced ham. In this video recipe, bay leaves and cloves complement the ham glaze that comes with the 

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  6. Brown Sugar Ham Glaze - How to Make & More!

    You can almost taste the sweet, sticky glaze on a freshly baked ham, right?  Brown Sugar Ham Glaze and other finishing sauces are a staple for any Ham Dinner.  We want to share our special recipe and other favorites to add to your bone in ham glaze recipe collection!

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  7. Best Tasting Side Dishes for Ham

    It's that time again...you are planning a delicious meal, knowing you'll want to serve ham, but then you are debating what to serve with it? The best part about ham, especially if you are serving one of our hams, is it's sweet and smoky flavor will go well with nearly anything you choose. From our kitchen, we'd like to give you some tips and thoughts on sides (and other dishes) that not only go well with ham but leave with you with a table full of flavor!

    Here are our initial planning tips:

    1. Does anyone have any allergies coming to your meal?

    2. Plan for at least two vegetables - one starch-based and one "green" vegetable

    3. Will you have a side glaze for your ham?

    4. Will you want to serve bread?

    5. DEFINITELY, plan a dessert!

    With these tips in mind, here are some side dish recommendations to serve with your best ham.

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  8. Easter Ham Recipes

    Easter is just around the corner! Have you started planning your Easter celebration yet? This special celebration deserves only the best and we are here to inspire you with the best Easter ham recipes. Worried about how to cook a ham? Worry no more - we can give you plenty of ready to heat options that will impress even the most scrutinizing guest at the table.

    Hickory Smoked City Ham

    First things, first...how to cook a ham? Well, in our opinion that's easy. Let us cook it for you! Our Hickory Smoked City Hams are all brine aged (in a sweet honey brine), slow-smoked, and fully cooked to perfection. It takes us almost a week to make this ham! But once it's packaged for you, you can choose to serve it at room temperature or warm it for a bit in the oven. Either way, it tastes delicious!  You can choose

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  9. Pineapple Ham - and other tips for the Perfect Spring Ham!

    Cooked Hams are the perfect center piece to any celebration, but especially your favorite spring holidays, including Easter and Mother's Day!

    On our previous posts, we talked a lot about 

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  10. Cured Ham - the Artisan Way

    Burgers' Smokehouse Artisan Hams

    Originated in a small, country Ham House, the Burgers family has been crafting premium hams and gourmet food with a down-home feel for 90 years. At Burgers’ Smokehouse, premium ham is our specialty. In the above video, we explain that the best ham is a matter of taste. T

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