How to Clean a Sticky Peanut Butter Jar and Magically Make Dinner!'s featured image

Peanut butter lovers know the struggle of trying to clean out a sticky peanut butter (PB) jar for recycling or reuse. But, we’ve found a way to leave that frustration in the past! This amazing cleaning hack will have you looking forward to an empty jar. It’s oh so simple! Not only will you master the art of cleaning out PB jars in minutes, but you’ll also simultaneously make a delicious mouthwatering peanut sauce.

Grab your apron and that empty-ish peanut butter jar and we’ll guide you through the process.


Pull out your favourite peanut sauce recipe. Don’t have one? A quick search online will give you a number of options.


Once you’ve found a recipe you like. Make sure you have all the ingredients on hand.


Simply add your desired ingredients like soy sauce, garlic, ginger, lime juice, a touch of honey, and some chili flakes (for a little added kick).


Shake it, shake it, shake it! The residual peanut butter in the jar will blend with the added ingredients to create a creamy flavourful sauce leaving the jar much easier to clean,

What’s For Dinner?

You can use your delicious homemade peanut sauce to elevate a number of lunch or dinner options, including chicken satays hot off the bbq, with Vietnamese spring rolls, Thai lettuce wraps, on Pad-Thai, crispy-fried tofu, salads, steak, or as a dip for fresh vegetables.


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