Christmas Potpourri Recipe

Make your house smell like Christmas with this natural, DIY potpourri recipe.

  • Author: Jessica Pinney
  • Prep Time: 5 minutes
  • Cook Time: 4 hours
  • Total Time: 4 hours 5 minutes
  • Yield: 1 1x
  • Category: Christmas
  • Cuisine: American


1/2 Orange, coarsely chopped

1/2 Lemon, coarsely chopped

1 Apple, coarsely chopped

1” Knuckle of ginger, sliced

1 Cup of Cranberries

3 Cinnamon Sticks

4 Cups Water

A few clippings from your Christmas tree


Add all ingredients to a saucepan. Bring to a boil over high heat, then reduce to a simmer. Simmer on low heat for 4-6 hours for a continuous scent.


Alternatively, you can add all the ingredients to a crockpot on low for 4-6 hours. Stir occasionally.


  • Calories: 0