Macaroni and Cheese with Ham

Macaroni and Cheese with Ham uses up your Easter leftover ham in the cheesy goodness of macaroni and cheddar.
Macaroni and Cheese with Ham

Macaroni and Cheese with Ham

By Sue Lau | Palatable Pastime

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Macaroni and  Cheese  with Ham is my recipe of the day. Perfect for the upcoming Easter cooking season, when plenty of extra ham will be available.

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Macaroni and Cheese with Ham

You can serve this is either a main dish or a side dish. You can even make this without ham for those who do not eat  pork. I love the ham so I will be keeping  it in.

Macaroni and Cheese with Ham

Macaroni and Cheese with Ham

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Macaroni and Cheese with Ham

Macaroni  and Cheese with Ham

Sue Lau
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5 from 6 votes
Prep Time 25 minutes
Cook Time 45 minutes
Course Main Course
Cuisine American
Servings 12
Calories 412 kcal


  • 1 Oblong casserole dish


  • 1 pound uncooked macaroni noodles
  • 1 pound ham cubes
  • 4 large eggs
  • 12 ounces evaporated milk
  • 4 tablespoons melted butter
  • salt and black pepper to taste
  • nonstick spray
  • 16 ounces shredded cheddar cheese


  • Preheat oven to 375°F.
  • Cook macaroni according to package directions and drain; toss with butter; season with salt and black pepper to taste.
  • Whisk together the eggs and milk and set aside.
  • Spray an oblong casserole dish with nonstick spray.
  • Brown ham cubes lightly in a nonstick skillet.
  • Place half the cooked buttered noodles in the casserole and top with all the browned ham cubes.
  • Cover ham with half the cheese, then top with the rest of the noodles, the rest of the cheese, then the egg custard mixture.
  • Bake for about 45 minutes or until lightly browned on top.


From the kitchen of


Calories: 412kcalCarbohydrates: 33gProtein: 25gFat: 20gSaturated Fat: 10gPolyunsaturated Fat: 1gMonounsaturated Fat: 4gTrans Fat: 0.2gCholesterol: 124mgSodium: 826mgPotassium: 229mgFiber: 1gSugar: 5gVitamin A: 686IUVitamin C: 0.3mgCalcium: 367mgIron: 1mg
Keyword casserole recipes, Easter Leftovers, Mac & Cheese
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This post has  been updated from 4.17.17 to refresh the content and update the recipe card.

7 responses

  1. Hope you will continue on the road to recovery. Mac and cheese with ham is one of my favorites so this will be made later this week. Thanks for the recipe.

  2. I agree, the more way to make macaroni and cheese the better! I am glad you are starting to turn the corner and feel better. It sounds like you had a long week.

  3. Sue??? YUM! seriously.. Now on day 2 of this my hubby would pan fry it to get all the cheese crispy.. Oh goodness. I know what I’ll be making this week! Thanks for sharing at our Easter Leftover Makeover Recipe Party!

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