Tesco Small Smoked Gammon Joint

Tesco Small Smoked Gammon Joint

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£ 5.50

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Per 250g
  • Energy1808kJ 434kcal
  • Fat28.1g
  • Saturates1.2g
  • Sugars0.5g
  • Salt6.9g

of the reference intake*
Typical values per 100g: Energy 723kJ / 173kcal

Product Description

  • Smoked gammon joint formed from selected cuts of cured pork leg with added water.
  • From trusted farms. Working with selected farmers that we trust, to ensure high welfare standards and consistent quality.
  • From trusted farms. Gently wood smoked for a deep and intense flavour.



INGREDIENTS: Pork (87%), Water, Salt, Dextrose, Stabiliser (Sodium Triphosphate), Preservative (Sodium Nitrite).


Suitable for home freezing. Ideally freeze as soon as possible after purchase but always by 'use by' date shown. Defrost thoroughly for a minimum of 24 hours in a refrigerator Once defrosted use on the same day and do not refreeze. Follow the preparation guidelines above. Not suitable for cooking from frozen Keep refrigerated. Once opened, consume within 2 days and by 'use by' date shown.

Cooking Instructions


Instructions: 190°C/Fan 170°C/Gas 5 30 mins per 500g plus 30 mins Score surface to give crackling. Place joint in a roasting tin and wrap the exposed meat in foil ensuring the rind is left uncovered. Place onto the middle shelf of a pre-heated oven and cook for 30 minutes per 500g plus 30 minutes. Remove from the oven and open up the foil for the last 20 minutes. Allow to stand for 30 minutes before carving for optimum meat succulence.


Instructions: Not suitable for microwave cooking.

Cooking Precautions

  • Remove all packaging including netting.
  • All appliances vary these are guidelines only.
  • Tesco recommends that all meat products are cooked thoroughly.
  • Always wash your hands, surfaces and utensils after contact with raw meat

Produce of

Made using British and EU pork.

Number of uses

minimum 2 Servings

Recycling info

Bag. Don't Recycle

Return to

  • Tesco Stores Ltd.,
  • Welwyn Garden City AL7 1GA,
  • U.K


Typical ValuesPer 100gPer 250g
Energy723kJ / 173kcal1808kJ / 434kcal
* Reference intake of an average adult (8400 kJ / 2000 kcal)--
As Sold.--

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14 Reviews

Average of 3.1 stars

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Low fat and tasty

5 stars

Lovely lean healthy meat. We had it with broad beans (Tesco small frozen) and parsley sauce (parsley from the garden)

Too much fat

3 stars

This ham tastes OK but after cooking, the weight of useless, inedible fat that had to be taken off the joint weighed 188g. The pre-cooked weight was only 700g so over 25% fat, which I think is unacceptable and will complain.


2 stars

Sometimes this can be lovely, but it is often overly salty and tough. The quality is unreliable.

Salty joint.

3 stars

Full of flavor and moist but, oh so salty. Reminded me of when one would soak a gammon joint overnight. Had this been the instruction it would have been perfect.


5 stars

Great little joint for 2 tasty and tender.

Lovely taste but very salty

3 stars

The quality and taste of the meat was lovely. It roasted well and was not dry. All this was spoiled by how salty it is. The only way round this for me was to eat it cold, but first slice it and run it under the tap, which helped. Hence only 3 stars which is a pity.


1 stars

Poor quality. Nothing like real gammon. Texture was like plastic. Not much flavour. Most of it went into the bin. Avoid !

Really bad joint, will never purchase again!

1 stars

Absolute rubbish, in edible, threw the whole joint away. Could not even chew the meat I had carved and put on our plates. Really bad joint, have never ever had to throw away a joint before. Only rated 1 star as couldn't put less. May not be an expensive joint but expected to be able to eat it!

Nice tasting gammon and buying it as a joint as op

4 stars

Nice tasting gammon and buying it as a joint as opposed to steaks means you can carve it up a bit thinner. Better to buy it in-store and choose the size, shape and price of the joint you prefer, buying online is a bit of a lottery as you're at the mercy of the picker.

Great - very tasty

5 stars

Really good - usually nice and smokey contrary to the rubbish known as ‘smoked’ rashers. Great hot or cold with a good amount of fat. Not sure how your reviewer expects to get crackling on a bacon joint!! Certainly not salty - we always add some more to our plates. Tesco used to sell odd shaped pieces under their cheaper brand which were just as lovely. Please Tesco’s can we have rashers the same plus odd-shaped pieces again?

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