The holiday season is upon us, and what better way to embrace the festive spirit than with a delightful and aromatic gift? This DIY Christmas Simmer Pot is not only a thoughtful present but also a sensory experience that captures the essence of the season. Easy to make and sure to spread joy, this gift will have your friends and family feeling warm and cozy in no time. Plus, we’ve included a free gift tag recipe download to add that extra special touch!
Table of Contents
- Glass Pot or Large Mason Jar: Choose a container that complements the holiday theme. A glass pot, decorated with a ribbon or festive fabric, works perfectly.
- Ingredients for Simmer Pot Mix:
- 2 oranges, sliced
- 2 cinnamon sticks
- 1 tsp whole cloves
- 4 sprigs of fresh rosemary
Grab the gorgeous glass pot from this post here!
- Free Gift Tag Download (link at the end of the blog): Print out our charming gift tags and complete the package with a ribbon.
- Layer the Ingredients: I like to begin by layering the oranges and cranberries at the bottom of the jar or container.
- Add the Spices: Place the cinnamon sticks, 4 rosemary sprigs, and whole cloves on top of the citrus.
- Seal the Jar: Ensure that the jar is tightly sealed to preserve the freshness of the ingredients.
- Attach the Gift Tag: Download and print the free gift tags from the link provided at the end of this blog. Attach the tag to the jar with a festive ribbon or twine.
Instructions for Use:
- Simmer Pot Preparation: To use the simmer pot, pour the contents into a small saucepan and add water until the ingredients are covered.
- Simmer Away: Place the saucepan on low heat on the stovetop. As the mixture simmers, the delightful fragrance will fill the air, creating a cozy and inviting atmosphere.
- Enjoy the Aroma: Let the scent of citrus and spices envelop your home, bringing warmth and holiday cheer to everyone inside.
Feel free to customize the tags with personal messages or additional instructions for use.
Spread the Joy:
Not only is this DIY Christmas Simmer Pot a feast for the senses, but it also makes for a thoughtful and handmade gift that your loved ones will appreciate. The combination of citrus and spices captures the essence of the season, making it the perfect present for spreading holiday cheer.
Download the free gift tags, put on your creative hat, and assemble these festive simmer pots to give the gift of warmth and joy this Christmas. Happy holidays!