Onion & Honey Cough Syrup

Bailey Jane Sherry


All the pharmacy you need is right in your own pantry. Look no further, here is your very simple, homeopathic, and effective cough syrup. All hail the power of onions and raw honey!

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5 Min
25 Min


1 c
sweet onion
1/2 c
raw honey


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1Place the onions and honey in a small pot and bring to a simmer. Simmer on medium-low for 20 minutes.

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2Strain the onions over a bowl to capture the onion-honey mixture.

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3Push the onion around a bit and press down with a spoon to squeeze out any excess moisture.

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4What remains in the bowl is your homemade cough and cold syrup! Place in a sealed container and use as needed. The onions may then be eaten as is, or tossed in your favorite recipe!

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Drinks
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy