How to Thaw Smuckers Uncrustables Quickly

Smucker's Uncrustables: Peanut Butter & Jelly Sandwich

Ended up on this page because you want to know how to thaw Smucker’s Uncrustables quickly?

We not only answer the question, but also give you some important tips as it relates to this popular sandwich.

How Do You Thaw Smucker’s Uncrustables Quickly?

How to Thaw Smucker's Uncrustables Quickly?

The instructions to defrost this popular sandwich leaves such a long defrosting time. If you take a look on the box or their website, they recommend that”

Uncrustables Sandwiches should be frozen until ready to eat. Thaw 30 to 60 minutes at room temperature, and eat within 6 to 8 hours of thawing for best flavor”

While the above instructions will get them thawed out, it won’t be done ‘quickly’. So, is there any quicker ways to thaw this treat?

There have been numerous Reddit threads, here and here, that focus on finding ways to thaw Uncrustable sandwiches quickly, but there are no real solutions, aside from taking it out of the freezer ahead of time.

A user, TK, on Yahoo Answers came with one of the best solutions to thaw these popular sandwiches quickly.

TK stated that “I usually rub them between my hands for a few minutes.

But you could also keep some in the freezer, and then leave a couple in your fridge therefor making the ones in the fridge cold, but eatable. Then whenever you take one out of the fridge, replace one with one out of the freezer. :)”

Can You Use The Microwave to Defrost Uncrustables Quickly?

Using a Microwave to Defrost Uncrustables

So, you are probably wondering if you can microwave Uncrustables, to make them thaw faster. On the FAQ section of the Uncrustables website, they make it very clear that microwaving the sandwhich is a no-no.

They state: “We do not recommend preparing Uncrustables Sandwiches in the toaster or microwave oven.

To get an idea of what will happen, I took a quick look over on Twitter and everyone essentially had the same response..Do-Not-Use-The-Microwave.

Wrapping it up

Ideally, the best way to thaw Smucker’s Uncrustables is how the manufacturer recommends, 30 to 60 minutes at room temperature.

If you are in a rush, the quickest way is to put the sandwich between your two hands and let your body heat thaw them out.

The microwave should NEVER be used to thaw them up, as you will end up with ruined sandwiches.

3 thoughts on “How to Thaw Smuckers Uncrustables Quickly”

  1. I toast them on like #2. Then I put them in the freezer for like 5 mins cause the inside gets gooey if not. They he golden but not toasted. I actually Ike them better this way.


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