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Comforting cold-busting drink

by Jamie0liversgirl (follow)
Drink (7)      Antiseptic (1)      Healing (1)     
Honey is a natural antiseptic and provides much-needed sweetness when you've a brew of ginger and lemon tonic. Nutmeg adds flavour and makes it less bitter.



The natural antibacterial properties of lemon and ginger make for a powerful tonic, which are fantastic for the immune system, and naturally helps to clean out the system.

Ginger helps encourage the production of platelets (which help form a scab), so it is a natural healer. In short, serve your son or daughter a mug of this and you'll be giving them a fighting chance at beating the common cold.

Preparation Time: 2 minutes
Cooking Time: 10 minutes
Makes: 2 mugs

Ingredients
1 nutmeg
A lemon
Cube of ginger
2 Tbslp set honey

Required ingredients


Method
Slice the lemon in quarters and add to a saucepan of boiling water.

Grate in the nutmeg and ginger.



Simmer for at least 10 minutes.



Pour into a mug.

Add the honey.



Drink up.

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