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Romantic Incense Recipe

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

| December 1991/January 1992

  • Create a homemade incense using this Romantic Incense recipe.
    Create a homemade incense using this Romantic Incense recipe.
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  • Create a homemade incense using this Romantic Incense recipe.

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.





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