This sore throat tea tonic recipe is easy to make when you or your loved one is feeling under the weather. Honey and hot tea with a bit of lemon works wonders to soothe a sore throat, relieve congestion, and suppress a cough. Brew a cup in the morning for a healthy start to your day or drink at night to usher in sweet, peaceful dreams.
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Sore Throat Tea Tonic
Makes 1-2 glasses // Prep Time: 5 minutes // Active Time: 2 minutes
- 2-3 teaspoons of preferred tea. We recommend Organic Cold 911 by DAVIDsTEA.
- 2 tablespoons of honey
- 2 cups of hot water
- 1 tablespoon of lemon juice
- Optional: add a few slivers of ginger for an extra immune boost
Gently boil water and steep the tea for 3-5 minutes in your favorite mug. Optional: add 1-2 slivers of fresh ginger for an extra immune boost.
Stir in the honey and add lemon juice.
Enjoy this healthful cup in the morning or evening to soothe a sore throat!
Recipe adapted from Simply Recipes
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