I’m not sure if the hot toddies I imbibed helped shorten my cold or just made it more bearable.
Question: Does one need to be suffering from a cold in order to enjoy the wondrous concoction known as a hot toddy?
Answer: I certainly hope not!
Q: Is a hot toddy really a proven remedy to cure the common cold?
A: Who the heck cares?
Q: What dosage of hot toddy is recommended for greatest efficacy?
A: The more the merrier. Here, have another.
Q: Could you share your super easy recipe?
A: I thought you’d never ask:
In a microwave safe cup combine:
2 oz. Whisky
1 tbsp. Honey
1 tsp. Lemon juice
4 oz. hot water
Place mixture in microwave for a minute or until it’s hot, but not boiling.
Add a slice of lemon and a cinnamon stick.
Sip slowly and feel your throat say, “thank you.”
As with any beverage containing alcohol, please drink responsibly.