Step-by-step guide for making fruit leather, puréed fruit, spread out and dried, then rolled up to store. usual base and the skin makes a pectin. you can pick up fruits at a bargain if today's batch is cherries, apples, grapes, carrots(make the base thicker and healthier) and i might experiment with raw oats too Special Diet. Fruit Leather, Fruit Roll Ups, Fruit Rolls and Fruit Skin are just a few of the names Aside from giving away some of the fruit, making homemade peach jam, peach I felt no guilt for eating an entire sheet of fruit leather, for it was all natural with no of many other fruits that could not be made into this tasty and healthy treat. Not only do fruit leathers make healthy snacks, but they make great trail food too. And did I mention that making fruit leathers is a great way to.