Food & nutrition

Watch: how to cook a Christmas ham

Tired of turkey and bored of beef? Here's how to bake the perfect Christmas ham.

Looking for a SmartPoints®-friendly alternative to traditional turkey?

This sloe gin-glazed ham is super easy, super tasty and a delicious twist on a traditional Christmas dinner. And it's just 7 SmartPoints per portion on Green, Blue and Purple.

You'll need a few hours to recreate this masterpiece (although that involves leaving it for one and a half hours to boil, and for 25 minutes to bake in the oven).

Scroll down to watch how it's done.