15 Sweet & Savory Recipes to Make with Jam

So, now that you have been making all this amazing jam, what to do with it? There is so much more to jam than just scones. Of course, there is nothing more delicious than jam on a scone. But, still, you’ve really got to branch out. This summer I know I’ll be making some of these amazing jam-based recipes with all of the canning I have been doing. They make delightful desserts, breakfasts, and main courses. Here are a few ideas for some delicious foods to make with the jam in your cupboard!

  • 15 Sweet & Savory Recipes to Make with Jam 1 of 16
    15 Sweet and Savory Recipes Made with Jam
  • Madeleine Jam Bars 2 of 16
    Madeleine Jam Bars

    These gorgeous bars are made with traditional French madeleines, almond paste, and homemade jam. You can use any jam you like to make these delicious treats that are perfect for a summer cook-out!

    Photo: Shaina Olmanson

  • Gluten-Free Jam Thumbprint Cookies 3 of 16
    Gluten Free Jam Thumbprint Cookies

    Just because you are gluten-free doesn't mean you have to miss out on any delicious jam treats. These amazing thumbprint cookies are just like the original, only gluten-free, and you can mix it up with any flavor jam you want!

    Photo: Shauna

  • Jam Filled Donuts 4 of 16
    Jam Filled Donuts

    Donuts are always a welcome breakfast treat. Try making these delicious homemade donuts filled with your favorite jam and I can guarantee your family and friends will go wild!

    Photo: Stacie Billis

  • Jam Cream Cheese 5 of 16
    Jam Cream Cheese

    Jam is a great flavoring for cream cheese or vegan tofu cream cheese. It will transform any multigrain breakfast bagel into the ultimate fruity morning treat.

    Photo: Kathy Patalsky

  • Jam & Nutella Panini 6 of 16
    Jam Nutella Panini

    This gorgeous toasted sandwich is the most amazing sweet treat that is ideal for dessert...or even for lunch! Use your favorite jam, red fruity jams are best here, and toast it with nutella to make a hot, sweet sandwich!

    Photo: Kelsey Banfield

  • Baked Brie with Jam 7 of 16
    Baked Brie with Jam

    Do you know that jam and cheese pair exceptionally well together? Try some jam on top of brie and bake it with a smattering of crunchy almonds for the perfect quick party treat!

    Photo: Kelsey Banfield

  • Strawberry Chipotle Cream Cheese Dip 8 of 16
    Strawberry Chipotle Cream Cheese Dip

    This amazing dip is sweet, spicy, and savory all at once. All it takes is a little bit of your fresh homemade strawberry jam to whip up this appetizer. It is perfect for eating at home, or taking to a party!

    Photo: Nicole Presley

  • No Bake Strawberry Cheesecake 9 of 16
    No Bake Strawberry Cheesecake

    This gorgeous strawberry cheesecake doesn't take any baking at all! Instead, whip together some frozen whipped topping, strawberry preserves and freeze it. You could easily use any preserves you have on hand to make this awesome summer dessert any flavor you want!

    Photo: Angie McGowan

  • Raspberry Hazelnut Linzer Tarts 10 of 16
    Raspberry Hazelnut Linzer Tarts

    These gorgeous cookies would be great for Valentine's Day, Christmas, or a summer picnic. Choose your favorite red fruit jam and bake them up for that special someone.

    Photo: Julie VR

  • Lemony Poptarts 11 of 16
    Lemon Poptarts

    These amazing poptarts are SO easy to make at home. Just spoon in some of your favorite citrusy jam and bake them up. Be sure to decorate them with pretty icing before you eat them!

    Photo: Kelsey Banfield

  • Spicy Brie Chicken 12 of 16
    Spicy Brie Chicken

    This incredible chicken and sweet and spicy all at once thanks to the addition of raspberry jam topped with jalapeno. Try making this awesome dinner tonight, it only takes three ingredients!

    Photo: Brooke McLay

  • Grilled Cheese with Jam and Prosciutto 13 of 16
    Grilled Cheese with Jam and Prosciutto

    Did you know that jam makes a great sandwich topping? Try pairing fig jam with cheese and ham to give your traditional panini a new twist.

    Photo: Nicole Presley

  • Jam Glaze for Ham 14 of 16
    Jam Glaze for Ham

    Fruity jams like apricot make an amazing fruity glaze for meats like ham. Combine it with sugar and mustard like in this recipe and you'll have a delicious glaze all set for your main course!

    Photo: Brooklyn Supper

  • Raspberry Cheesecake Bites 15 of 16
    Raspberry Cheesecake Bites

    These amazing cheesecake bites are simply to die for. They are flavored with fresh cheesecake, a dollop of jam, and a berry on top. They will be sure to impress at your next summer soiree!

    Photo: Shaina Olmanson

  • Strawberry Pie 16 of 16
    Strawberry Pie

    This delicious pie is low-fat and ideal for summer. Use your fresh strawberry jam to make a sweet glaze to drizzle over your fresh fruit!

    Photo: Brooke McLay

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