Originally Posted by Angelnorth
A trick my dad taught me is worth a try: fill the jar with hot water and let it stand for a few minutes (don't wet the outside of the jar, just fill it with water). The label usually then peels off cleanly, taking all the adhesive with it.
Sounds too simple to be true but it's rarely failed when I've tried it!
A nice, non-messy solution - I like it and I'll give it a try - thanks !!