Our raw, Cheshire spring honey infused with fresh organic spanish lemons, organic cinnamon sticks and fresh organic ginger root.
Lemons contain vitamin C and other antioxidants that can help the immune system battle germs that cause a cold or flu.
Ginger is a natural antiviral which helps to fight against illness and bacteria that causes cold. It contains antiseptic and anti-inflammatory properties which help to boost up the immune system and acts as an antihistamine and decongestant to help ease colds symptoms.
Cinnamon has extremely high anti-oxidant activity, and the oil of cinnamon has strong anti-bacterial and anti-fungal properties. Cinnamon is also a great source of manganese, fiber, iron, and calcium.
Cheshire honey, lemons, cinnamon, ginger
Serving suggestion: Add to a cup of warm (not hot!) water with a shot of your favourite whisky for an instant Hot Toddy. Using only warm water preserves all the beneficial antioxidants, enzymes and biflavinoids. This delicious combination of ingredients has been used as an effective home remedy for symptoms of the common cold and flu for centuries.
- Honey should not be taken by people with allergies to honey, pollen or other bee products.
- Honey should not be given to infants under 12 months.
- The use of herbs and spices is a time-honoured approach to strengthening the body and alleviating the symptoms of illness. They can, however, contain components that can trigger side effects and interact with other herbs, supplements, or medications. If in doubt seek the advice of a qualified health care provider.
- Pregnant and breastfeeding women should be especially cautious and avoid taking large quantities of herbs or spices.