Ham with Parsley Sauce Recipe

Ham with tarragon and parsley sauce

  • serves 2
  • Easy

The best comfort food. Thick slices of delicious cooked ham, covered in a rich and creamy herb sauce is the perfect midweek meal - with potatoes on the side, of course



  • mascarpone 4 tbsp
  • milk 3-4 tbsp
  • tarragon chopped to make 1 tbsp
  • parsley chopped to make 4 tbsp
  • Dijon mustard 1 heaped tsp
  • cooked ham 4 thick-cut slices
  • baby new potatoes cooked to serve
  • watercress to serve


  • Step 1

    Melt the mascarpone and milk together in a small pan until you have a smooth mixture, then stir in the herbs, mustard and plenty of seasoning. Arrange the ham on two hot plates, spoon over the sauce and serve with the potatoes and watercress.

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Nutritional Information

  • Kcals 316
  • Fat 24g
  • Carbs 2.8g
  • Fibre 0.7g
  • Protein 22.2g
  • Salt 2.8g