Chunks of apple once they have been milled – in case you were wondering what scrattings were!

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Why scrattings? Well, imagine taking a range of different varieties of apples and putting them all through a fruit mill. The pomace (or scrattings) are a blend of all the different types; macerating and mixing together...

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