Ham and Peas Casserole

ham and peas casserole
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  • 4Servings


  • 1/2 pound sliced baked ham, torn into small pieces (about 1-1/2 cups)
  • 7 ounces cornbread, cut into small cubes (2 cups)
  • 1 cup frozen peas, thawed
  • 1 teaspoon chopped fresh thyme
  • 2 cups whole milk
  • 3 eggs plus one yolk, lightly beaten
  • Salt


Preheat the oven to 350 degrees . Lightly butter a 9-inch casserole dish. In a bowl, toss the ham, cornbread, peas and thyme; transfer to the baking dish. In the same bowl, beat together the milk, eggs and yolk and salt. Pour into the baking dish. Let stand for 15 minutes.

Bake until the custard is just set in the center, 40 to 45 minutes. Let stand for 10 minutes before serving. Serve with a green salad.