PawPaw Garrett's Homemade Cough Syrup

PawPaw Garrett's Homemade Cough Syrup


We received many inquires about my great grand-father's homemade cough syrup recipe, so we wanted to make the recipe available on our website! See below:

PawPaw Garrett's Homemade Cough Syrup 


-Peppermint Candy



-Wild Turkey Bourbon (101 Proof)


-Fill a small mason jar with busted peppermint candy.

-Add 1 Tsp of Honey.

-Squeeze 1-2 Lemon Slices over honey and busted peppermint. 

-Pour Bourbon over ingredients until jar is full.

-Screw on Lid.

-Wait until fully dissolved (you can shake jar occasionally to help dissolve faster).

-Take roughly 1 oz to suppress cough.

Know a Friend or Family member with a cough? Share this with them! Comment any questions below.


  • Paula Childers

    Where can i buy this at?I live in Greenville SC

  • Lindi

    What size mason jar?

  • A.J.

    How long can it be stored??

  • Bernadette Montoya

    How often can you take the cough syrup

  • Charlotte Jumper

    I have taken this all my life, as pawpaw Garret is my daddy!!!!!!!

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