Russian Cough and Sore Throat Syrup

Total Time
Prep 5 mins
Cook 30 mins

This is a old recipe handed down from mother to mother. It is for a sore throat or cough, tastes great and is not harmful in any way!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Chop Onions, put in medium size pan.
  2. Add water and salt cook till onions are clear.
  3. drain onions thru sieve or cheesecloth to catch pieces, Put liquid back in pan add honey, cook 10 minutes to combine.
  4. Store in Jar, refrigerate in summer.
  5. Take 1 TBP for sore throat or cough.


Most Helpful

A polish girl once gave me a similar recipe but using sugar. Since I don't use sugar and know honey would work better I had always wanted to try it this way. Will give it a try.

Suzy_Q October 21, 2008

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