A homemade cough syrup recipe made from elderberries honey and spices to ease a sore throat.
In a large piece of cookware, combine everything except the lemon juice and honey.
Heat until boiling and then reduce heat and keep it at a rolling boil for 30 minutes, stirring often.
Once boiling is done, pick out the cinnamon sticks and strain out the elderberries from the liquid. Make sure to press into the mesh sieve to get all the good juice!
Whisk in the honey and lemon juice.
Pour into a jar and keep in the fridge until needed.