Well, this isn't the first time the power of the super fan has been the driving force behind an addition to a brand's line-up. Earlier this year, Cinnamon Frosted Flakes became a thing because customers wanted it and weren't shy about it. And now, a drink off the Starbucks "secret menu" is not only not a secret anymore, it's legit on the menu. That's right, the Medicine Ball (a.k.a. the Cold Buster) officially has a recipe and ringing code, so you are free to order with confidence from your friendly barista.

Long hailed as a the antidote to general cold and flu crumminess, this hot drink is a Venti cup full of soothing flavors: one bag of Jade Citrus Mint Tea and one bag of Peach Tranquility Tea, filled halfway up with hot water and half steamed lemonade, a little honey, and an optional pump of peppermint. And, well, let's let the people tell the story…

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But just in case you're too far gone for even a Starbucks run, here are a few recipes that will surely take the edge off:

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