It's apple harvesting season, and I will show you how to make your very own pectin from apple scraps (so perfect if you're already baking with apples!).

How to Make Pectin from Apple Scraps

I’ve seen a lot of hate on for pectin from scratch foodies and organivores because they think pectin is an unnatural product. This is absolutely not true. Pectin is a polysaccharide and water-soluble fiber that is part of plants’ cell walls. It occurs naturally in many fruits, especially apples and citrus. Extracted pectin is used as a thickening agent in …