recommended offerings

Offerings I recommend:

  • Fire, candles, lanterns
  • Red meat, steak
  • Red wine, red liquors, especially pomegranate liqueur
  • Beer, especially red beer or lambic beers
  • Red juices: cranberry juice, pomegranate juice, raspberry juice
  • Fruit: pomegranates, cranberries, cherries, blood oranges, raspberries
  • Tea: chai, rooibos, white tea, hibiscus tea, other teas that are red in color
  • Heavily spiced (not spicy!) foods – nutmeg, coriander, sesame, cinnamon
  • Fine cloth, jewelry, expensive or luxurious items
  • Dark chocolate, dark chocolate with chili peppers
  • Images of lions or lionesses
  • Prisms, crystals
  • Red flowers, especially roses
  • Bloodstone, hematite, red jasper, carnelian
  • Fragrances: patchouli, sandalwood, amber, rose, lily, musk
  • Natural birch beer or root beer (extra spicy)
  • Champagne, mimosas

Offerings I do not recommend: junk food, cheap goods, rushed offerings, human blood.