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Granni's Cough Cold and Sore Throat Soother



2 portion(s)

  • 1 centimetre knob of ginger
  • zest of 1 lemon
  • 1 garlic clove
  • 3 tablespoon honey, or less agave nectar
  • 500 grams water
  • 1 pinch cayenne pepper
  • 1 lemon, peeled, for juice
  • 6
    Preparation 1min
  • 7
  • 8
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    Recipe is created for
    TM 31
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Recipe's preparation

  1. Add ginger, lemon zest and garlic into the Thermomix bowl . Chop 5 sec / speed 7.


  2. Scrape down using spatula, add water and cook for  10 mins / Varoma / speed 2.

    While heating, sit the Jar of sweetener in the Varoma Dish on top of Thermomix lid to soften the honey or agave to a pourable consistency


  3. Add Cayenne Pepper to hot liquid, then cool to just below 50 C before adding Honey/Agave and stirring it in 1 min/speed 3

  4. Squeeze juice of the lemon into the Thermomix Bowl, over the upturned MC, to catch pips

  5. Immediately strain through the rice basket into a glass and drink while warm to soothe a sore throat or cough (Pour remainder into a thermos to sip slowly)  


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  • This is a great recipe. Note, if doubling don't...

    Submitted by TheThermoQueenUk on 10. February 2017 - 09:59.

    This is a great recipe. Note, if doubling don't double the garlic or your house, clothes and life will reek. tmrc_emoticons.-)' Great stuff though. Next I am going to try the concentrate.

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