Christmas Potpourri Simmer Pot

Make this DIY Christmas simmer pot gift in a jar with directions on how to use potpourri in a simmer pot printable.   Learn how to make your house smell nice with this homemade Christmas Potpourri in a simmer pot.
Keyword Christmas Potpourri, Christmas simmer pot, how to make your house smell nice, how to use potpourri, simmer pot
Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Drying Time 2 hours
Total Time 2 hours 30 minutes
Servings 4
Author Evelyn
Cost 10




  • Dry the orange and apple slices by placing them in a single layer on a wire rack. Place the wire rack on top of a baking sheet and bake at 200 degrees for three to four hours. Or use a dehydrator and follow their instructions.
  • Allow the orange and apple slices to cool completely before assembling the jar.
  • To assemble the jar, add the dried orange slices, dried apple slices, dried cranberries, and cinnamon sticks to the jar.
  • Print the printable gift tag and cut around the outer edge.
  • Place the gift tag on top of the round metal lid insert, then screw the ring into place.
  • Decorate the jar with a ribbon.
  • To use:   Empty the contents of the jar to a saucepan and cover with water or place contents in a simmer pot and follow directions on the pot