Whether you need some toasty winter recipes to warm you up, or you are just looking for variety in your meals during the long winter months, we’ve got a list of our favorite essential oil recipes that are perfect for wintertime. Warm essential oils like Cinnamon, Ginger, Clove, Cassia, and Cardamom make the perfect addition to winter dishes—especially if you want a little extra kick, zest, or zing! Get ready to snuggle up with some of the most delicious winter essential oil recipes, taken from the doTERRA product blog.
Roasted Butternut Squash Soup
For cold winter nights when you want to warm up and satisfy your appetite, this Roasted Butternut Squash Soup will help get the job done. This mouthwatering essential oil recipe uses Cinnamon Bark and Cardamom oil to help bring out the scrumptious flavors of the carrot, celery, and butternut squash. Full of flavor and smooth textures, this is the kind of soul-warming food your body needs at the end of a long, chilly day.
doTERRA On Guard® Pancakes
Whether you are having breakfast in the morning, or craving pancakes for dinner, this essential oil recipe for doTERRA On Guard Pancakes will leave you feeling full and satisfied. Not only will this delicious recipe fill you up, but you’ll also get to enjoy the immune-supporting benefits of the doTERRA On Guard Protective Blend. If you are a fan of pancakes, this recipe will soon become your go-to for chilly Saturday mornings and late night breakfast-for-dinner cravings.
Winter White Hot Chocolate
No winter recipe list would be complete without hot chocolate, but why not take it a step further with Winter White Hot Chocolate infused with doTERRA Clove and Cinnamon oil? Thankfully, it only takes a tiny amount of essential oils to add extra flavor to your plain old hot chocolate. Warm up on a cold winter’s night with this essential oil recipe that combines all the flavors of winter to create a sweet little pick-me-up.
Thick, hearty stew is the best way to warm up, stay full, and enjoy your vegetables during the winter time. The heart-warming flavors of winter come together in this essential oil recipe to create a seriously filling dinner that will get you through a long winter. With beef, butternut squash, Ginger essential oil, and more, this Moroccan Beef Tagine can add an international air to any weekday dinner.
The ultimate comfort food, mashed potatoes are sure to make you feel warm on the inside and outside from the very first bite. Why not add a delicious twist to regular mashed potatoes with a few drops of Rosemary essential oil? As you indulge in the taste of comfort, the herbaceous flavor of Rosemary adds extra zest that will last spoonful after spoonful. For a mouth-watering alteration to an already perfect dish, try these Rosemary Mashed Potatoes as soon as you can.
Chicken Souvlaki and Tzatziki
In the winter time, we often get used to eating the same bland foods over and over—simply waiting for spring and summer to come so that we can enjoy the explosive flavors of fruits, vegetables, and other fresh ingredients. However, you don’t have to spend all winter waiting for flavor to come back into your life, you simply need to get more creative!
For a gathering of diverse, delicious flavors, consider giving this essential oil recipe for Chicken Souvlaki and Tzatziki a try. Flavors like lemon, pepper, garlic, dill, and thyme come together to entertain your tastebuds, while Oregano essential oil packs an extra punch. Say goodbye to boring, bland dinners this winter, and welcome some Souvlaki and Tzatziki into your palate.
Spearmint Chocolate Chip Cookies
Chocolate chip cookies can warm any soul on a cold winter’s day, but this recipe takes things to the next level with a healthy twist on the traditional cookie we all love. With all of the yummy, gooey, delicious flavors you love, and a little doTERRA Spearmint essential oil, these Spearmint Chocolate Chip Cookies are sure to be a new family favorite. The sweet, minty flavor of Spearmint oil provides the perfect contrast to the warm, smooth ingredients we typically find in chocolate chip cookies. Whether you are in the midst of the holidays, or just trying to survive another chilly winter’s day, these chocolate chip cookies will keep your tummy happy, warm, and full.