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DIY Cough Drops

Treat yo' self AND heal yo' self with homemade cough drops!

food

DIY Cough Drops

Treat yo' self AND heal yo' self with homemade cough drops!

Ingredients

  • 1 cup honey
  • 1/2 tablespoon fresh ginger juice
  • 4 drops mint extract

Steps

  1. In a small saucepan, heat honey to 300°F (hardball stage).
  2. Meanwhile, grate fresh ginger and squeeze out the juice. Once the honey reaches temperature, add the ginger juice and mint extract and stir.
  3. Line a baking sheet with a silicone mat or parchment paper. Use a spoon to form small rounds of the candy. Allow to cool and harden completely. Store in a jar or wrap individually with wax paper.