"A spoonful of sugar makes the medicine go down." ~Mary Poppins
These soothing throat drops not only soothe the throat, the lemon helps clear up the phlegm and open the passageways. There is no corn syrup, artifical colors or additives which makes them great for kids or anyone with allergies. They are easy to make with just a few simple kitchen ingredients.
2 C. sugar
1/2 C. honey
3/4 C. water
juice of 1/2 lemon
1-2 Zinc tablets, crushed (optional)
1-2 Vitamin C tablets, crushed (optional)
Butter an 8"x8" pan. Set aside.
Place sugar, honey and water in medium saucepan. Place pan over medium heat. Cook and stir until mixture boils, stirring constantly to dissolve the sugar.
You can wrap pieces individually or store in a baggie or other container until ready to use.
Store in a cool dark place.