Sore Throat Remedy! i gotta do this! Sore Throat Remedy from Homelife. Ingredients: 2-4 slices of lemon, 2cm piece of ginger, thinly sliced, A handful of mint sprigs, 1-2 cinnamon sticks, Freshly boiled water, Teapot or boil-resistant jug, Honey, to taste. Infuse the lemon, mint, ginger, and cinnamon in boiling water for 5 minutes. Pour into mug and add honey to sweeten and soothe the throat.