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onion & honey cough syrup

(3 ratings)
Recipe by
Bailey Jane Sherry
Kansas City, KS

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!

(3 ratings)
yield serving(s)
prep time 5 Min
cook time 25 Min

Ingredients For onion & honey cough syrup

  • 1 c
    sweet onion
  • 1/2 c
    raw honey

How To Make onion & honey cough syrup

  • 1
    Place the onions and honey in a small pot and bring to a simmer. Simmer on medium-low for 20 minutes.
  • 2
    Strain the onions over a bowl to capture the onion-honey mixture.
  • 3
    Push the onion around a bit and press down with a spoon to squeeze out any excess moisture.
  • 4
    What 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!