The spice caraway (Carum carvi) can be used to make a beverage that will ease problems with sore throat and tonsillitis.
80 g of ground caraway seeds
250 ml of water
1 tablespoon cognac
Pour 200 ml of water over the ground caraway seeds and boil for 15 minutes. You’ll get a thick elastic mass.
Strain and add 50 ml of water and bring to a boil again.
Remove from heat and add 1 teaspoon of cognac.
Take 1 teaspoon of the decoction every 30 minutes. After 2 hours the throat pain will gradually disappear.
After 4 hours you can finish the treatment, or continue if the case is severe.
This remedy is recommended to all who are more susceptible to colds, often have sore throat and tonsillitis.