Horehound Cough Drops

Horehound Cough Drops Recipe

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Eddie Jordan


There are so many recipes for Horehound Cough Drops most of them are alike this is Mom's recipe


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How to Make Horehound Cough Drops


  1. Boil the horehound leaves in the 2 cups water for 10 minutes. Discard the leaves.
  2. Add twice as much honey as the remaining liquid and stir until smooth.
  3. Blend 2 cups of sugar with 1/8 tsp. of cream tar-tar in a sauce pan and add the horehound honey mixture.
  4. Stir over medium heat until sugar melts
  5. Lower the flame and continue stirring till a dollop of the candy forms a hard ball when dropped in cold water
  6. At that point, pour syrup onto a buttered baking dish and cut into small squares, As candy begins to harden.
  7. Finally, roll in confectioners. sugar and granulated sugar. And store in airtight container

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About Horehound Cough Drops

Course/Dish: Other Snacks
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Healthy, Heirloom

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