Homemade Cough Candies Recipe

The flu and cold season is around the corner and seems to pop up out of nowhere and catch us completely off guard, especially the time of the year when the weather gets colder and colder outside. Hand-in-hand with these seasonal problems comes the dreaded and nasty cough and sore throats.


Rather than purchasing store-bought cough drops or syrups with weird and unpleasant ingredients, you don’t even know how to pronounce at your local grocery store, you can make your own cough drops and syrups at home. Homemade cough drops and syrups are quite simple to make and only contain a few natural ingredients. They are an economical and effectual way to cure cough than allopathic tablets, which often result in side effects.

Here is the natural and safe homemade cough candies recipe. Learn how to make homemade cough candies with these ideas and tutorials.

Ingredients :

  • 1 ginger root.
  • 1 glass of water.
  • 1 cup of sugar.
  • 1/2 lemon.
  • 1 teaspoon of honey.
  • ground clove.
  • powdered sugar.

How to Do :

  1. Peel the ginger, chop it in small quarters and grind it until you get a nice and smooth mix.
  2. Put the mix in a pot, add the water, sugar, the honey, and the ground clove and the lemon juice.
  3. Let it boil, and then leave it to cool down for a while. You should get a thick mixture just like honey.
  4. Using a teaspoon, take a little bit from the mixture and put it on a butter paper (or baking paper, whatever you have in your kitchen).
  5. Put some powdered sugar on top of these circle drops of the thick mixture. When they cool down completely, place the candies in a glass jar and take whenever you have a cold, or just as a preventive measure.

Finally, let me know your opinions by commenting on this candies to prevent cough.