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Can Jam be reheated?

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I just got a bottle of strawberry jam. I am trying to make puff pastry filled with Jam and cream cheese inside it.

I have never done this before. It is just an Idea in my mind so far. I need advice to know that can I heat the Jam in oven. The jam jar says to store in fridge after opening but nothing about it being heated. Can anyone explain whether it's safe to do so or not.

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Yep. No problem at all. This is standard practise for using up left over pastry: jam tarts.

Just be careful to let the jam cool down before you bite into it. You don't want molten jam all over the roof of your mouth.

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Short answer: Yes, but make sure to eat the pastry before the cream cheese spoils.


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Can Jam be reheated?

up vote 14 down vote

I just got a bottle of strawberry jam. I am trying to make puff pastry filled with Jam and cream cheese inside it.

I have never done this before. It is just an Idea in my mind so far. I need advice to know that can I heat the Jam in oven. The jam jar says to store in fridge after opening but nothing about it being heated. Can anyone explain whether it's safe to do so or not.


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Yep. No problem at all. This is standard practise for using up left over pastry: jam tarts.

Just be careful to let the jam cool down before you bite into it. You don't want molten jam all over the roof of your mouth.

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The concept of "left over pastry" does not parse.. - keshlam Apr 19 at 1:07

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