Sweet and Spiced Grilled Ham

This is popular and very satisfying, so if it’s a first course, be sure to make a bit less. It’s also delightful cold.

Serves: 4Hands-on: 20 minutesTotal: 20 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Serves: 4


  • 1⁄2 cup dark brown sugar
  • 1⁄4 cup cider vinegar
  • 1 Tbsp. dry English mustard
  • 1⁄2 tsp. ground cloves
  • 1⁄4 tsp. ground cinnamon
  • 1⁄2 cup butter, melted
  • 1 lb. smoked ham, cut into 1-inch cubes
  • 1 fresh pineapple, cut into 1 1⁄2-inch chunks


  • Mix together the sugar, vinegar, mustard, spices, and butter.
  • Thread the ham and pineapple on skewers. Brush with the sugar mixture.
  • Set grill to medium.
  • Grill for a few minutes, or until the fruit starts to caramelize.