Jean’s famous tomato tea remedy for colds and flu first appeared on Earth Clinic in 2006.
Tomato Tea for Flu Recipe
- 2 cups V8 Juice (or comparable tomato juice)
- 2-3 cloves Garlic crushed (use more if you can)
- 2 T Lemon Juice
- Hot Sauce (the more the better, so as much as you can handle)
Mix and heat ingredients in a pan. Sip slowly and re-warm as needed to get the full effects of the fumes. Let it sit in the back of your throat to bathe it. Suck the fumes through your sinuses and also down into your lungs. It’s all natural and healthy, so drink as much of it as you want or need until you are SURE the infection is gone. This is past the time when you “feel better.”
Continue reading below to learn how Earth Clinic readers fared when they tried the tomato tea recipe for the flu.