Treat Sore Throats And Coughs With This DIY Syrup

Treat Sore Throats and Coughs with this DIY Syrup

The winter seasons brings the inevitable coughs and sore throats. For milder symptoms that don't warrant a trip to the chemist, this formula for DIY cough syrup has you covered.

Lifestyle blog The Creek Line House has a great recipe that promises to deliver relief to the minor sore throats and coughs the winter season brings. The ingredients are simple:

  • 1 tablespoon buckwheat or good local honey, which soothes throats and has antibacterial properties
  • 1 tablespoon apple cider vinegar, which also has antibacterial properties and can help clear your sinuses
  • 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper, which has natural pain relievers
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground ginger, has anti-inflammatory properties and helps relieve congestion

Check out The Creek Line House's post below for the full recipe and other details.

DIY Homemade All-Natural Cough Syrup [The Creek Line House]


    I wonder what kind of burning this tastes like?

    Another combination is 1 Tsp Honey + 1/2 or 1/4 tsp turmeric + 1/2 tsp lime juice + a bit of salt in a cup full of hot water.
    The turmeric is the key here. the more you can stomach, the better. Salt also helps kill germs in your mouth / throat.

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