How to Do It
Add ingredients to a small saucepan or pot. Add water until ingredients float. Bring to a gentle boil, then immediately turn the heat down to a low simmer and enjoy your holiday simmer scents! Add more water as needed, typically about every 30 minutes (otherwise, you’ll end up with the smell of scorched food wafting through the house–YUCK).
Try these aromatic combinations for your holiday simmer scents (measurements don’t have to be exact so adjust according to your taste):
Organic premium grade hand picked whole cloves 3.5 oz finest quality. Harvested from a USDA Certified Organic Farm in Sri Lanka
Watkins All Natural Original Gourmet Baking Vanilla, with Pure Vanilla Extract, 11 ounces Bottle, 1 Count (Packaging May Vary)
McCormick Cinnamon Sticks, 8 Ounce (Pack of 1)
Frontier Whole Juniper Berries, 1.28 Ounce
A Word of Warning…
Crock-Pot 16-Ounce Little Dipper, Chrome
Save the mixture in a glass jar in the fridge when you’re done (can last several days). Just reheat the next day to re-scent your home.
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