Romantic Incense Recipe

Make your own homemade incense using this Romantic Incense recipe, liquid, a binder and powdered aromatics make the basic incense dough.

Create a homemade incense using this Romantic Incense recipe.

Create a homemade incense using this Romantic Incense recipe.

Photo by Fotolia/BVDC

Content Tools

Making incense at home is easy using this Romantic Incense recipe.

Romantic Incense Recipe

• 1/4 cup ground lavender flowers
• 1/4 cup ground rosemary leaves
• 1/8 cup ground rose petals
• 1 cup plus 1 tablespoon red sandalwood powder
• 1 cup plus 1 tablespoon water
• 1/2 teaspoon plus pinch potassium nitrate
• Tragacanth powder as needed


Sandy Maine is the founder and owner of Sunfeather Herbal Soap Company, an exceptionally fragrant mail-order company based in the Adirondack Mountains of New York.


Read more about making incense: Making Herbal Incense.