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Homemade Cough & Flue Remedy | Cough Sweets

4.80 from 5 votes

These homemade sweets are great natural cough, cold and flu remedy. It helps sooth your throat and easy way to relief cough, cold, flu at home. these sweets are delicious as well.
Cook Time 15 mins
Total Time 15 mins
Recipe CategoryVegetarian
Served AsSnacks
Recipe Taste Sweet
Servings 10


  • 1 cup Sugar
  • 1/2 cup Water
  • 1 tsp Lemon Juice
  • 1 tsp Honey
  • 1/2 tsp Ginger Powder
  • 1/4 tsp Cloves Powder
  • 2 tsp Powdered Sugar


  • In a pan, add water, sugar and boil till sugar dissolves. Also add ginger, cloves powder and honey. Simmer for 5-20 min on medium flame till it becomes thick dark syrup.
  • Let it cool for few min and add lemon juice in the end. Mix well.
  • Spread a butter paper on tray and put small portions of syrup with help of spoon. It should be done quickly else syrup will get very very thick.
  • Cool down these sweets for 15-20 min. Remove the sweets from butter paper and spread powdered sugar to avoid stickiness of the sweets.
  • Store the prepared cough sweets in an air tight container and have it whenever suffering from cough, cold and flu.


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Recipe Nutrition

Calories: 81 kcal | Carbohydrates: 21 g | Protein: 0.02 g | Fat: 0.1 g | Saturated Fat: 0.01 g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 0.01 g | Monounsaturated Fat: 0.001 g | Sodium: 1 mg | Potassium: 3 mg | Fiber: 0.03 g | Sugar: 21 g | Vitamin A: 0.1 IU | Vitamin C: 0.2 mg | Calcium: 1 mg | Iron: 0.04 mg

Richa Gupta
Richa Gupta

I love to explore healthy way of cooking in my kitchen. I share my creations on my YouTube channel "Healthy Kadai"

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