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This homemade cough syrup made with lemon and honey (xarope caseiro para a tosse) is very easy and quick to make.
Preparation time:
5 min
Cooking Time:
10 min
Ready In:
15 min
Level of Difficulty:
Very Easy

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Grandma's Homemade Cough Syrup Recipe

Grandma's Homemade Cough Syrup Recipe

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Posted in: Drink Recipes
Tue, Jan 14, 2020, 00:47
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7 tablespoons of honey7 tablespoons of brown sugarJuice of 3 lemons
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  • This site uses US measurements.


    1. Put everything in a pan and cook for a few minutes, stirring constantly until slightly thickened.
    2. Remove from the heat and let it cool.
    3. Place in a sterile, tightly closed jar.

    Adults: 1 tablespoon 3 to 5 times daily
    Children: 1 teaspoon 3 to 5 times a day

    Recipe Credit: receitasdeportugal.com
    Photo Credit: organicfacts.net


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