Pap's Cough Syrup

Pap's Cough Syrup Recipe

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Joyce Lowery


We called my grandfather, Pap. Everyone knew that he had a likeness for the spirits. He even had a still during the prohibition. My mother got this remedy from him, but we had to be pretty sick before we received this home remedy.


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How to Make Pap's Cough Syrup


  1. Pour whiskey over crushed peppermint in a large jar.
  2. Use two tablespoons as needed for cough. If cough persists add a couple more teaspoons.

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About Pap's Cough Syrup

Course/Dish: Other Drinks
Main Ingredient: Alcohol
Regional Style: Southern

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