Here’s a Christmas simmer potpourri recipe made with all-natural ingredients, those in your holiday pantry!
WHAT IS A SIMMER POT
Some call them simmering pots, some homemade air fresheners, some others simmering potpourris. We are talking of herbs and spices simmered in a pot full of water to give your house a wonderful smell.
A CHRISTMAS GIFT FOR ITALIAN COOKS
THE CHRISTMAS SIMMER POT RECIPE
If you want to make your house smell like Christmas, real Christmas, no artificial flavors or perfumes, try this simmer potpourri recipe.
Place real, natural ingredients (mostly herbs and spices) in a pot full of water and let simmer for as long as you like (refilling water when necessary).
- 4-5 allspice berries
- 5-6 cloves
- 2-3 bay leaves
- 1-2 cinnamon sticks
- 1 teaspoon of vanilla extract
Place all the ingredients in a pot, fill it with water, place it on low heat, and let simmer.
Enjoy your Christmas!