December Recipe – Christmas Potpourri

This easy Christmas Potpourri recipe is a holiday favorite. Smells of cinnamon, cloves, and rosemary combined with citrus and cranberry bring an instant holiday feel to any home.  The warm and cozy aroma is perfect for a Christmas gathering or a cozy day by the fire.  If you are looking for a homemade gift for neighbors or friends, just add the ingredients to a mason jar or cellophane bag. Using a ribbon or baker’s twine attach a tag with instructions.  With Christmas Potpourri in hand you are ready to spread holiday cheer. 

 

Christmas Potpourri

1 cup cranberries

1 orange

2-3 sprigs rosemary

2-3 cinnamon sticks

2 tsp cloves

 

Directions

Slice or quarter your orange and place all ingredients in a saucepan with 4 – 6 cups of water.  Bring to a simmer over low heat. Let it simmer as long as you like, adding more water as needed. 

Recipe from Emily at One Lovely Life (www.onelovelylife.com)