Walnuts: The Cure for Your Thyroid, Throat, Bronchitis

As interesting as it might sound, yet walnuts can be utilized to make various medicines and items, the most prominent of which are spirits and alcohols that can help our body battle various infections.

Walnut  extremely valuable for various minor and more genuine medical issues, including thyroid issues, diseases of the throat and respiratory tract, bronchitis, lowered immunity, and many more.

Walnuts and Honey Home Remedy

Take twenty young green walnuts, wash them well and then dry them with a cloth. Chop each piece into 4 parts and put the pieces in a container, preferably a jar. Then, pour a pound of honey over the walnuts, preferably acacia honey, and close the jar well. You should then leave it for a month exposed to the sun.

After the waiting period, you can strain a shot of your every day and drink it while it lasts. Also, keep in mind that while walnuts are young, you need to use gloves to chop them up as to avoid any marks on your skin, which can be very annoying and hard to remove.

Walnut, Honey, and Brandy Remedy

Walnuts: The Cure for Your Thyroid, Throat, Bronchitis

Pour one liter of any homemade brandy in a pot that you’ve previously filled with 40 chopped, young green walnuts. Then pour a pound of homemade organic honey. Stir the mixture well with a plastic spoon, seal it with a plastic cover and then leave it in the sun for 40 days.

After the waiting period, you can strain a shot of your every day and drink it while it lasts.

Homemade Walnut Brandy.

Walnut brandies have been used in folk medicine for ages as a natural cure against thyroid disease. The best walnuts to use are green ones, since they contain the most iodine.

To make your own walnut brandy, take 40 green walnuts, make small incision in them with a knife, and then put them in a large jar and pour 2 liters of homemade brandy over them. Once you do, just add as much sugar as you want, but not too much. Finally, seal the jar tightly and leave it to stay for 6 weeks in the sun.


After the 6 weeks, strain your brandy into separate bottles and store it as any brandy. Take one shot of the brandy on an empty stomach early in the morning every day.


The green walnut brandy, apart from being a treatment for thyroid problems, is also a natural solution for stomach-related diseases and mouth and throat mucosa, due to its rich iodine content.

When to Pick Green Walnuts?
You should pick your green walnuts in early June, since that’s when they are the most beneficial. You can make sure they are healthy by slicing them and checking whether their inside is white. If it is, you’ve got a good walnut.

Spicing Up Your Drinks
In your walnut brandy, apart from adding nuts and sugar, you can also add some cloves, a vanilla stick, cinnamon, or even dried lemons or orange. Your walnut brandy can also be made with walnut extract, by using one deciliter of extract per one liter of brandy.

There’s also one interesting variation where you can add 700 ml of red wine mulled with 2.1 kg of sugar, to your strained walnut brandy.

Another interesting variation is to use 2 dl of extract and mix it with half a liter of brand that you can dilute with 200 grams of sugar and half a liter of water. If you do it this way, make sure you stir well and leave it for 2-3 weeks before drinking it.

Whatever variation you make, make sure you shake it mildly before using it, so that you can stir the healing residue at the bottom. You can also serve it chilled as an aperitif, by adding some ice and a slice of lemon. Cheers to your health!