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Healing Honey Water Recipe

Making your own honey water is one of the easiest health remedies, as all you need is hot water and honey. Some people do like to add other ingredients to boost the health impact, such as apple cider vinegar, cinnamon or lemon.
Cook Time3 mins
Total Time3 mins
Course: DIY Recipe
Keyword: Honey Water
Appliance: Kettle
Servings: 1 person
Author: Paromita Datta


  • 2-3 cups water
  • 1-2 tbsp honey


  • Boil 2-3 cups of water in a pot or saucepan.
  • Allow the water to sit for 2-3 minutes.
  • Add 1-2 tablespoons of honey - depending on your sweet tooth - once the water is cool.
  • Stir in other ingredients and enjoy!
    Lemon water and straws in a jar and two lemons near it


Do not add the honey to boiling water, as this will cause denaturing of the proteins and compromise the nutritional quality of the beverage.