Qiuli ointment moisturizes lungs and relieves coughs, helps to eliminate fluid from body and soothes throat. Cough and shortness of breath due to Yin deficiency and heat in lungs, thick sputum and saliva, fullness in chest and diaphragm, dry mouth and throat, irritability and hoarseness. This is especially good for those who suffer from fever in lungs and cough for a long time.Ingredients 6 pears
Prepare all ingredients.
Rinse and cut dried red dates in half, remove stones, peel ginger and cut it into slices.
Remove peel from pears, rub into pear puree and pear juice.
Place pitted red dates, grated ginger and powdered sugar in a saucepan along with pear juice.
Cover pot and simmer over low heat for about 30 minutes, then use a sieve to scoop out pureed pears and press with another spoon to squeeze out more pear juice.
Discard squeezed pear flour, red dates and grated ginger, leaving only pear juice in pot, and continue to simmer on lowest heat for about 1 hour until pear juice thickens, then turn off heat and let cool.
Add honey to chilled pear pulp, mix well and store in an airtight jar.