Delicious Ways to Use Your Leftover Christmas Ham

Delicious Ways to Use Your Leftover Christmas Ham

The holiday season in the Philippines is a magical time, filled with traditions that bring families together. One such tradition that graces our festive tables is the Christmas ham—a succulent centerpiece that symbolizes the spirit of sharing and joy. However, as the celebrations wind down, we often find ourselves with a surplus of this delectable ham.

Fear not, for the journey into transforming your leftover Christmas ham into mouth-watering creations begins here. Join us in exploring delicious ways to honor our culinary heritage and add a touch of Filipino flair to your meals. For those still seeking the perfect ham, The Good Meat’s Celebration Ham promises premium quality and exceptional taste for an unforgettable holiday feast.

Tips for Storing Leftover Christmas Ham

Before we dive into the culinary adventure, let’s ensure your leftover Christmas ham stays fresh and safe. Whether you’ve indulged in The Good Meat’s Celebration Ham or another delightful variant, proper storage is key:


If you don’t plan to use your leftover ham immediately, consider freezing it. Slice or chop it into portions, wrap it tightly in plastic wrap, and store it in an airtight container. The Good Meat’s Celebration Hams, crafted with premium ingredients and traditional recipes, freeze exceptionally well, preserving their flavors for future culinary endeavors.


For short-term storage, keep the leftover ham in the refrigerator. Ensure it’s well-wrapped to prevent moisture loss. The Good Meat’s Celebration Hams, with their high-quality preparation, maintain their freshness in the fridge, ready to be transformed into delectable dishes.


When ready to use, gently reheat your ham to revive its succulence. The Celebration Hams from The Good Meat retain their tenderness even after reheating, providing a consistent and delicious base for your recipes.

Recipes for Using Leftover Christmas Ham

Now, let the culinary adventure begin with a variety of recipes that showcase the versatility of leftover Christmas ham:

Ham and Cheese Breakfast Casserole

A pan of ham and cheese casserole

Transform your mornings with a hearty casserole featuring chunks of leftover ham, melted cheese, and fluffy eggs. The Celebration Ham’s rich flavor elevates this breakfast classic.

Filipino Ham and Pineapple Fried Rice

Dish with a cup of ham and pineapple fried rice

Infuse a Filipino twist into your meals with a fried rice recipe. Sauté leftover ham with aromatic garlic, onions, and sweet pineapple for a delightful medley of flavors.

Creamy Ham and Potato Soup

A bowl of creamy ham and potato soup

Craft a comforting soup using diced ham, potatoes, and a creamy broth. The Celebration Ham’s savory notes add depth to this winter warmer.

Ham and Cheese Stuffed Chicken Breast

A plate of ham and cheese stuffed chicken

Elevate dinner by stuffing chicken breasts with diced ham and cheese. The Celebration Ham’s distinct taste enhances this elegant and flavorful dish.

Ham and Spinach Quesadillas

Delicious ham and spinach quesadillas

Create a quick and satisfying snack with ham and spinach quesadillas. The Celebration Ham’s robust flavor pairs perfectly with the melted cheese and fresh spinach.

As we conclude this culinary journey, we hope you feel inspired to embark on your own adventures with leftover Christmas ham. The Good Meat’s Celebration Hams, whether sliced or diced, provide a premium starting point for these delectable recipes. The key lies in transforming a holiday staple into an array of dishes that honor tradition while embracing innovation.

Upgrade your holiday feasts with the exceptional quality and taste of The Good Meat Celebration Ham, available exclusively at Puregold, Robinsons Supermarket, Shopwise, The Marketplace, Landmark, and Metro Gaisano. 

Ready to elevate your holiday leftovers? Explore The Good Meat’s range of Celebration Hams and turn your surplus into a symphony of flavors. Your culinary adventure awaits—unlock the magic today!