Scented Treasures: Aromatic Gifts from Kitchen and Garden

Scented Treasures: Aromatic Gifts from Kitchen and Garden

by Stephanie Donaldson, Claire Davies
     
 

In the modern age of plug-in room fragrancers and spray polishes, Scented Treasures will show you how to scent your rooms with traditional gilded oranges, scented candles and polishes to make a Home Sweet Home, in every sense of these words. For food-lovers, there are aromatic recipes for preserved lemons, herbal vinegars, garlic confit, fiery chili oil, delicious… See more details below

Overview

In the modern age of plug-in room fragrancers and spray polishes, Scented Treasures will show you how to scent your rooms with traditional gilded oranges, scented candles and polishes to make a Home Sweet Home, in every sense of these words. For food-lovers, there are aromatic recipes for preserved lemons, herbal vinegars, garlic confit, fiery chili oil, delicious spice biscuits, honey cake and orange wine, among other delights, while for health and beauty, you can concoct a refreshing skin tonic, an herbal hair rinse and soothing lotions and creams. Gardeners will find this beautifully illustrated book packed with useful information about how to create a scented garden, as well as ideas for making up a variety of seasonal posies, garlands and pot pourris using fresh and dried flowers and herbs.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780882669304
Publisher:
Storey Books
Publication date:
01/09/1996
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
9.33(w) x 9.77(h) x 0.64(d)

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