WOTC Extra – Two Florida Water Recipes
I would like to thank a wonderful lady and fabulous author, Rachel Patterson for giving us permission to use her work. You can find her book, “Pagan Portals – Hoodoo: Folk Magic,” on Amazon.com or any local bookstore.
Florida Water Recipe
16 oz. distilled water
2 oz. alcohol (vodka works well, but it needs to be a high percentage proof)
6 drops bergamot essential oil
6 drops lavender essential oil
2 drops clove essential oil
Florida Water Recipe 2
4 cups alcohol (such as vodka)
½ cup lime juice (and the fruit itself)
½ cup lemon juice (and the fruit itself)
1 tablespoon dried lavender flowers
1 tablespoon dried vervain
Put the juices in a jar or bottle, chop up lemon and lime rind and add that into the jar. Add the cloves and herbs then finish off by pouring over the alcohol. Put a lid on the jar or bottle and leave it in a dark place for three to four weeks. Then strain the liquic into a clean bottle.
You can add any of the following suggested ingredients: