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Holiday Brew (Simmering Spices)

Thanks to:
Mickey Oates

  • 2 Tbls pickling spices
  • 2 Tbls whole cloves
  • 4 cinnamon sticks
  • 1 tsp peppermint oil (buy in drugstore or cake/candy supply store)
  • 1 qt water
  • Combine all ingredients and simmer on stove.
  • Replace water as it evaporates.
  • Just to make your home smell extra special for the Holidays!
Makes a nice gift if presented (without water) in a decorative jar.

Author: Mickey Oates
Mickey is a memeber of the Aloha Basketweaver's Guild and was taught how to weave by the guild's president, Lois Keener. This recipe was given to Mickey while her husband was stationed in Germany. It is an old German recipe.

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