Skip to main content New<> this month
Get the Allrecipes magazine

Onion Tea (Home Remedy for Cough)

Rated as 0 out of 5 Stars
0 made it  |  0 reviews   |  0 photos
133

"My German mom swears that drinking onion tea (Zwiebeltee) is the best way to get rid of a bad cough. In Germany, she sweetens it with brown "Kandis," a specific kind of rock sugar, but I use honey here. It is important that you use organic onions for this home remedy as you are cooking them with their peels."
Added to shopping list. Go to shopping list.

Ingredients

1 h 10 m servings 51
Original recipe yields 4 servings

Directions

{{model.addEditText}} Print
  1. Place onions in a pot and cover with water; bring to a boil over medium heat. Reduce heat and simmer for about 1 hour.
  2. Strain hot liquid through a sieve. Pour into a cup, sweeten to taste with honey, and drink as hot as possible.

Nutrition Facts


Per Serving: 51 calories; 0.1 12.1 1.3 0 12 Full nutrition

Explore more

Reviews

Read all reviews 0