Homemade Pork Scratchings Recipe

The First attempt. Hmmm?

A recipe for how to make pork scratchings at home in your oven. A recipe might be too strong a term as there is only one ingredient, anyway here is our first attempt at a homemade pork scratching recipe.

We have had much more success with our second attempt, so click here to read our MUCH BETTER way to make pork scratchings.

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Homemade Pork Scratchings Recipe

Personally, I wouldn't bother, try our other version, it's much better.
Prep Time2 mins
Cook Time1 hr
Total Time1 hr 2 mins
Course: Any
Cuisine: British, Snacks
Keyword: at home, oven, pork crackling, pork scratchings
Servings: 1 person
Calories: 500kcal

Equipment

  • An Oven

Ingredients

  • 855 grams Pork Rind for Crackling

The other stuff you should already have

  • 5 grams Salt for flavour

Instructions

  • Morrisons Supermarket sells the skin by itself, so get in there.
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  • Without the wrapping, it's ready scored!
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  • Roll it out, stick it on a baking tray, whack the temperature up high, and stick it in the oven.
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  • Pull it out, check it, take a look.
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  • Pull it out, check it, take a look.
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  • Pull it out, check it, take a look.
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  • Pull it out, check it, take a look. This is not going to plan, perhaps we should put the grill on, as there are a few bits that need a bit more time.
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  • Pull it out, check it, take a look. Shit, I've burned a few bits, better stop now.
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  • Smash it up.
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  • Bin the burned bits, keep the nice bits,
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  • This is the fat that drained off what we made.
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Notes

A PARTIAL SUCCESS!
Better luck next time they say, and they are right, our second attempt was a total success Click here to see the method.