Discomfort of the throat is one of the most common discomforts of the body and often an initial indicator of an upcoming illness. Licorice holds strong promise in bronchial problems and coughs in general while Orange Peel further enhances this tea’ s potency to relieve tonsillitis and other throat troubles. As a gentle astringent, Thyme eases sore throats and soothes irritable coughs, reducing unnecessary cough spasms. This blend of herbs and spices, including licorice, mullein flower, marshmallow root and ginger, is used traditionally in Ayurveda to soothe the throat. It is delicious, gentle and effective and suitable for adults and children.