Total Time
Prep 5 mins
Cook 0 mins

drink to make you feel better if you have a sore throat or a cold note: best served as hot as drinker can take

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. squeeze 1/2 lemon into coffee mug.
  2. add sugar and honey.
  3. add boiling water to fill, stir.
  4. you can vary the ingredient quantities used to suit your taste.
Most Helpful

5 5

this really works, and it tastes great!

5 5

Great drink for a sore throat.....just like Mum made...hey :) Thanks for posting this recipe Nadene.......luv Mum xox

5 5

We use this EVERY time a sore throat comes on and especially for a phlemy-mucusy chest cold. From what i've read (and experienced) the lemon helps loosen the mucus. We drink a full mug then immediately lie down. Glad to see it posted.