Spicy Citrus Simmering Potpourri Gift in a jar

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Serves: 1/2 gallon jar or 2 qts


1 c 1 inch cinnamon sticks
1 c whole all spice
1 c coriander seed
1 c star anise
2 c dried orange peel
1/2 c whole cloves
1/2 c crushed nutneg
10 drops cinnamon oil
10 drops all spice oil
20 drops sweet orange oil

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Stormy Stewart Recipe
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Mio, MI (pop. 12,477)
Member Since Mar 2011
Stormy's notes for this recipe:
this simmering scent will make your home smell like the woods just after a winters snow. A must have for the winter holiday season.
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1 cup 1" cinnamon sticks 1 cup whole allspice
1 cup star anise 1 cup coriander seed
2 cups dried orange peel 1/2 cup cloves
1/2 cup crushed nutmeg 10 drops cinnamon oil
10 drops allspice oil 20 drops sweet orange oil
Layer following ingredients in a gallon jar and add oils to corresponding ingredients. Shake well and age 1 day before using:
Directions for Use on gift tag:

Spicy Citrus Potpourri

Add 2 cups mixture to a saucepan filled with 1 1/2 cups of water and bring to boil. Reduce heat,simmer for 15-20 minutes. Mixture may be reused several times, after adding water to it.

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user Stormy Stewart karlyn255 - Jan 23, 2012
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