Soothing Hot Lemon Honey Water

A simple homemade cold and flu remedy of fresh lemon and honey. Soothe away those winter chills with this hot lemon and honey sipper! For a simple twist, use Meyer lemons for an aromatic boost.

Number of servings


  • 1 tablespoon freshly squeezed lemon or Meyer lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon honey
  • 1 cup hot water
  • 1 lemon wheel


  1. Heat water on the stove, or in a microwave.
  2. Measure lemon juice and honey into a tea cup or mug.
  3. Add hot water and stir, mixing until honey is dissolved. Garnish with lemon wheel.