Gift Spice Potpourri Mix in a Jar Recipe

Gift Spice Potpourri Mix In A Jar Recipe

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Penny Hall


Everyone loves a great smelling place.

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5 or 6 jars
25 Min
1 Hr 30 Min


4 oranges
4 lemons
1/2 c. whole cloves
1/2 c. whole allspice
10 cinnamon sticks broken
10 bay leaves crumbled
8 oz. jelly jars

How to Make Gift Spice Potpourri Mix in a Jar Recipe


  • 1Using a vegetable peeler, peel fruit carefully, removing only the peel. Spread peel on a paper towel lined pan. Place in a preheated 175°F. oven and dry peel in oven for 1 1/2 hours. Peels should be leathery. Air dry for 24 hours.

    Mix with remaining ingredients and pack into jars.

    To use remove lid or put 1 tablespoon into a pan and add boiling water.

    3 cinnamon sticks
    3 bay leaves
    1/4 C. whole cloves
    1/2 lemon
    1/2 orange
    1 quart water

    Combine all ingredients in a saucepan and bring to a boil. Reduce heat and simmer as long as desired. Check often and add additional water if necessary. Mixture may be stored for several days if refrigerated and reused.

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About Gift Spice Potpourri Mix in a Jar Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Non-Edibles
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #non, #edibles