How Do You Cook A Ham In An Electric Roaster?
An electric roaster is a great way to expand your cooking options in the kitchen, especially if the oven is needed for baking. There are several varieties of ham to choose from, but for our purposes, we will be cooking a whole or half fully cooked and boneless ham. While roasting a ham is often more a case of simply heating it for the table, as opposed to cooking, it is time-consuming nonetheless. Cooking times for ham is roughly 18-24 minutes per pound for a half ham, and 10-12 minutes per pound for a whole ham. This is based on a cooking temperature of 350 degrees, but you should monitor your ham, as an electric roaster often cooks much more quickly than a conventional oven. Cooking Your Ham Step 1 Preheat your electric roaster to 350 degrees. Step 2 Place the ham in your electric roaster fat side up. This means that the flat part of the ham will now be the base. Step 3 Add water to the roaster, until the bottom 1/2-inch of the ham is sitting in it. The water will create a steam bath