Uses for Apple Peels

by Merissa on September 17, 2014

in Frugal Living Tips

Uses for Apple Peels - Little House Living

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We are now in the middle of apple season and that means lots of apple recipes! Apple Pies, Applesauce, Baked Apples, and anything else you can think of are such a treat this time of year.

But many of those apple recipes leave behind a great deal of apple peels. In the past I've always fed apple scraps to my chickens, but in the last year I wanted to try something new and see if I could find some great new uses for apple peels. Even a moderate sized batch of applesauce can leave a decent pile of apple peels. Many of the apple’s nutrients are stored in the peel so it seems a waste to throw them out. Here are just some of the great uses for these peels!

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