Flu sorbet a tasty way to treat the flu

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A small ice cream company claims to have come up with a tasty flu sorbet that will help treat the flu.

 “Influenza Sorbet” is a virus-soothing treat sold by Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams, according to the New York Post.

The company blends Maker’s Mark bourbon, lemon and cayenne pepper to mimic an old family flu remedy.

The dessert, which sells for $12 a pint, includes ginger and honey.

Owner Jeni Britton Bauer, who operates Manhattan ice-cream trucks, told the NY Post it eases sore throats and clears up nasal passages.

“I’ve had people tell me it’s the only thing that makes them feel better. It actually does have a physical effect,” she said.

Read more: New York Post