giphyNot only does winter mean cold weather, but it also means cold season. While H20 and gatorade are crucial for the recovery process, why not lift your spirits with a warm and soothing cocktail pick up me? When made with cold-fighting ingredients like honey and ginger, cold and flu-fighting cocktails really will do the trick.

No need to stay in bed if you can conquer that cough with a cocktail.

Ginger Honey Lemon Tonic: Serves 1

  • 1 cup water
  • 1-inch piece ginger root (or more,
  • to taste), peeled and roughly chopped
  • 1/2 whole organic lemon
  • 1 teaspoon honey, or to taste
  • 1 ounce whiskey (optional)

In a small pot over medium heat, heat the water, ginger, lemon juice, and honey. Strain the mixtures into a mug and add the shot of whiskey.

Recipe from thekitchn