Hot lemon

Required material

1 cup hot water

1 lemon

1 juicer

1 tsp honey


Add the juice of one lemon to the hot water, and drink in sips for a beginning or existing cold.

Sweeten to taste with honey.

Up to 1 cup daily for colds.


Hot lemon can have the following effects:

  • Astringent
  • Antibacterial
  • Invigorating
  • Anti-inflammatory
  • Skin irritant

Helps against

Coughing, cold/flu, sniffles, hoarseness


hot lemon

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