Just before going to bed: Fill a highball glass to 40% with whiskey or cognac or something. Add two heaping teaspoons sugar, the juice of one half lemon and fill the glass with almost boiling water. Drink it on, if necessary with pinched noses. Put a wet washcloth on your throat, wrap a warm scarf washcloth and your throat, and changing your fat aan.Ga then to bed. The next day you are out of your sore throat.