Aleppo Cuisine Gift Set

Fragrance Guide
  • One of the world's oldest continuously inhabited cities, Aleppo has a vibrant culinary tradition rich in flavors and beauty. Little known outside of Syria, the unique recipes of Aleppo add up to one of the best kept secrets of Middle Eastern cuisine.

    Click on the What's Inside tab for a description of each item.

    Donation
    We give a third of the net proceeds of this gift to Doctors Without Borders (Medecins Sans Frontiers), a humanitarian organization providing medical treatment where the need is greatest. They operate a hospital in Aleppo and distribute supplies to displaced families throughout Syria.

    Easy Gifting! Add a message at checkout and we'll include it on a card. Also perfect for clients, employees and donors. Contact us for drop-ship options.

  • Cookbook
    Marlene Matar, Cordon Bleu alumna and one of the Arab world's most renowned chefs, unlocks the secrets of Middle Eastern cooking with distinctive recipes from Syria. Colorful photos of food, people and markets make this cookbook a special treat for every food lover and fitting tribute to a beautiful city and culture. Voted Best Cookbook 2016 by The Washington Post.

    Aleppo Spices
    Daqqa, a spice mixture, is found throughout the Middle East, often tailored to each region's tastes. The Aleppo version contains seven spices in an exact ratio found on page 14 of the cookbook. Ours has been custom blended for you to begin your culinary journey with ease.

    Candle
    "It is not enough to talk about peace. One must believe in it." Eleanor Roosevelt's words resonate as much today as during her lifetime. For the people of Aleppo and throughout Syria, a candle symbolizing peace and light out of darkness. This 6 oz soy blend candle ishandpoured by women refugees rebuilding their lives in the United States. Choose between Chamomile & Sage fragrance or Unscented.

    Click on Fragrance Guide (top, right) for scent descriptions, and on the Candle Details tab above for dimensions and burn time.

  • Wax:  soy blend candle with cotton wick, no dyes or enhancers

    Fragrance:  essential oil based, click on Fragrance Guide (above, right) for scent descriptions

    Burn time:  about 28 hours

    Vessel:  recyclable aluminum

    Dimensions:  3.25"W x 3"H

    Gift Box: arrives nicely packaged with story card about the woman who made the candle

  • Handmade - Each candle is individually poured-to-order in our Easthampton, MA studio by women artisans who are former refugees building a brighter future for themselves and their families in the U.S.

    Sustainable - We are always thinking about how our designs can be reused and repurposed. Prosperity Candle has been recognized 2 years in a row for its commitment to social and environmental sustainability by B-Lab's Best for the World list.

    Fair Trade - We are an associate member of the World Fair Trade Organization and advocate for ethically made goods. What if every product you purchase not only makes you happy, but also helps make the world a better place?

    Designed for Good - As a social enterprise prioritizing positive impact over all else, our candles help create opportunities for women refugees and artisans. We believe that equal opportunity for women and girls everywhere means a brighter future for all.

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Fragrance Guide

Unique soy blend fair trade candles handcrafted by women artisans candles at Prosperity Candle

Amber & Bergamot

Warm and inviting, amber and bergamot combined with subtle notes of geranium, black cardamom, sandalwood and eucalyptus.

Balsam & Juniper Berry

Wonderfully fresh and seasonally-inspired, this woodland blend of balsam fir, cedarwood and juniper berry radiates the feeling of joy that comes with the holidays. 

Chai Tea

Green tea mixed with a cozy blend of cinnamon, clove, cardamom and peppermint reminds you of your favorite tea spot. A perennial fall favorite! 

Clementine & Lavender

A bright, fresh citrus scent of clementine, tangerine, bergamot and lemon… nicely balanced with French lavender. If you love citrus with a subtle twist, this is for you.

Coastal Seagrass

Clean and aromatic, gentle notes of salty seagrass and ocean water mingle with a hint of sweet coastal air… a blend that will transport you to a faraway shore with calming lapping waves.

Fig & Cedar

An aromatic blend of fresh fig, cedar and oakmoss brightened with grapefruit, lemon zest and a hint of orange. Wonderfully nuanced and just slightly sweet, it’s our new favorite fig scent.

French Lavender & Vanilla

Sweet and refreshing, French lavender and classic vanilla bean are paired to create this deeply comforting and indulgent scent. The perfect balance of two soothing favorites.

Pear & Freesia

Fresh pear mingles with floral notes of freesia and just a touch of patchouli. A joyful fragrance to evoke the freshness of your favorite garden and remind you of the beauty of nature.

Tobacco & Spice 

Dried tobacco leaves blended with teak, cedar and amber with a touch of spice and pimento berry essential oils... a nuanced scent to bring warmth inside.

Tonka & Oud

Wonderfully rich and earthy, tonka beans are paired with oud wood and topped with hints of balsam, rum, amaretto and musk. A restful scent with a captivating twist.

White Tea & Citrus 

An uplifting blend of white tea, bergamot, fig and fresh jasmine combined with a subtle hint of soft sandalwood. This is delightfully light and elegant.

Unscented

Completely fragrance-free.
Perfect for centerpieces, dinner candles and those who prefer no scent.

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