Heart Warming Healing Hot Toddy!


Hot Toddy


A sip of brandy has a warming and soothing effect and is perfect for warming up in winter. This recipe is a perfect excuse to sit down and take a few relaxing minutes to sip this healthful tonic (hee hee).


This Hot Toddy has a few other ingredients that make it a great tonic to help deal with colds and flu.


Ingredients –


1 cup boiling water

1 tablspoon honey (soothes coughs and sore throats)

¼ lemon juiced(boosts immune system)

1 whole clove (cough suppressant)

½ stick cinnamon (breaks up congestion)

1 nip brandy (anti-bacterial, thins mucus)


Directions –


Place the honey, cinnamon and cloves in a mug and top with boiling water. Allow too steep for 1 minute and then add lemon juice and brandy. Sip slowly.


For a non-alcoholic version, leave out the hot water and brandy and use apple juice in its place.


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