Full Moon Love Potion


  • 3 cups boiling water
  • A pinch of cumin
  • A pinch of rosemary
  • A pinch of thyme
  • 3 pinches of dried mint leaves (or 6 pinches of fresh)
  • 3 dashes of nutmeg
  • 1 teaspoon dried lemon peel
  • 1 teaspoon orange peel
  • 5 rose petals
  • 3 teaspoons black tea
  • 3 teaspoons honey
  • Ceramic teapot

Put all of the ingredients, except the honey, into a ceramic teapot or the like, and then carefully pour the boiling water into the teapot. Add honey and serve it to your intended lover. Sip the potion together slowly while watching the full moon rise. In the summertime and in hot climates, you can chill the potion and serve over ice. Makes three cups.