FoodNetwork.com, TasteofHome.com and KraftRecipes.com offer ham salad recipes that are well-rated by users. FoodNetwork.com's recipe calls for lots of mustard, TasteofHome.com's includes hard-cooked egg as an ingredient and KraftRecipes.com's tosses in shredded cheese.
Amy's Mom's Ham Salad from the FoodNetwork.com begins with 4 cups of cooked ground ham. Mix in 1/2 cup of ground onion and 1/4 cup of bread and butter pickles. Add equal amounts of mayonnaise and Dijon mustard until the taste and texture are satisfactory. Adding chopped celery is optional. This recipe is intended as a sandwich filling.
The Ham Salad Spread recipe from TasteofHome.com combines 3 cups of cooked ground ham, one chopped hard-cooked egg, 2 tablespoons finely chopped celery, 2 teaspoons each of finely-chopped onion and pickle relish. Mix 3/4 cup of mayonnaise and 1 tablespoon prepared mustard. Stir that thoroughly into the ham mixture. Chill and serve with crackers.
KraftRecipes.com's Versatile Ham Salad begins with 12 ounces of chopped smoked ham, 1/2 cup of finely chopped celery and 2 tablespoons of finely chopped onion. Mix these with 1/2 cup salad dressing,1/2 cup of shredded cheddar cheese and a dash each of black and cayenne peppers. Refrigerate for several hours, and then serve with crackers or vegetable strips or as a sandwich filling.