From What’s Left to What’s Next

Dec 18, 2019 / MIN READ

The holidays are all about togetherness, gratitude—and food! To add extra excitement to this year’s festivities, consider an oh-so-delicious ham from Hatfield®. Once the big meal is over, you’ll need to figure out what to do with all those tasty leftovers. Why not have some fun and get a little creative?

Start with a breakfast treat that will delight your guests. This tasty Ham & Cheese French Toast is a simple, sweet and savory spin on a morning classic.

If you’re looking to liven up the lunch menu, try dicing up those succulent leftovers for an unforgettable Garden Pea Soup with Ham. It’ll warm you right up—and fill you up at the same time.


Want to keep the holiday party going? Turn your ham into a shareable creation like this warm and gooey Hot Ham and Cheese Dip. Each bite you take will remind you and your guests why ham is one of the best foods out there, especially when you serve it up with cheese.


And if you have little ones running around, bring them in on the leftover fun. Break out the holiday cookie cutters and make some adorable Ham Cutouts With Mac & Cheese. It just wouldn’t be the holidays without a healthy serving of smiles.


Making the most of holiday meal leftovers can be challenging. Ham sandwiches are always a classic choice, but you can keep the special occasion vibes going with these creative alternatives. With a little help from Hatfield®, you’ll be cooking in no time.

Find more tasty recipes and learn all about our mouthwatering hams.