Wednesday, August 31, 2011

Hot Milk With Garlic

Leite e Alho

A home remedy of Azorean Grandmothers
Good for chest colds
Drink it as hot as possible at
bedtime for best results

1 cup milk
4 cloves of garlic
1 teaspoon sugar
or honey

Slightly crush the peeled garlic cloves.
Drop the garlic into the milk and bring to the simmering point.
Continue to simmer for a minute or two but do not let it boil.
Strain the milk into a cup and stir in the sugar/honey. 

A little too much milk and sugar