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Re: Attn: LICORICE Lovers - Pls Explain

Vermont country store sells it, too.

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Re: Attn: LICORICE Lovers - Pls Explain

just saw the below today when googling OTC for digestion ailments.

Good reason to enjoy more.

 

What supplements help with digestion?
  • 1 / 10. Probiotics: Friendly Bacteria. ...
  • 1 / 10. DGL (Licorice): Cooling Heartburn
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Re: Attn: LICORICE Lovers - Pls Explain

https://www.groovycandies.com/media/catalog/product/cache/1/image/650x/040ec09b1e35df139433887a97daa66f/w/i/wiley-wallaby-black-licorice-4-ounce.jpg

There is a store in our area that sells Australian licorice.  It is soft and chewy and very good.  Love it.  It's like potato chips.  You can't have just one.  Smiley Happy

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Re: Attn: LICORICE Lovers - Pls Explain


@Desertdiwrote:

Just remember:    Licorice is a laxative (!!)


 

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Oh yeah! 

I didn't want to say it, but that's one reason Y I love it!  LOL!

I always check the ingredients to make sure it has either palm oil or mineral oil.  Smiley Very Happy

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Re: Attn: LICORICE Lovers - Pls Explain

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I'm the only person in my family who loves black licorice.

I crave it from time to time.  I like the licorice wheels

that used to be sold in bulk at a few supermarkets.

 I have found them also at Cost Plus World Market.

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@AnikaBrodiewrote:

https://www.groovycandies.com/media/catalog/product/cache/1/image/650x/040ec09b1e35df139433887a97daa66f/w/i/wiley-wallaby-black-licorice-4-ounce.jpg

There is a store in our area that sells Australian licorice.  It is soft and chewy and very good.  Love it.  It's like potato chips.  You can't have just one.  Smiley Happy


 

 

"Australian" is the way to go.  Very soft and chewy ...

Here's the one I got on AMZN ... Darell Lea

 

Image result for darrell lea licorice

 

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Re: Attn: LICORICE Lovers - Pls Explain

Ha!   Just discovered after googling, a lot of places sell it cheaper tha AMZN.

 

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@BeccaLouwrote:

@Pipsqueakwrote:

OKPrincess, that's funny I remember Blackjack gum from when I was a kid because my mom liked to chew that gum and Clove gum, too.

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Becca Lou wrote: Memories, Memories, When I was a kid my Grandmother and our Family Doctor always gave us this gum , also Juicy Fruit, My grandmothers favoite,type of gum.Every once in a while I see it in the "Family Tree'. 


becca lou wrote: Need to correct myself the store is the "Family Dollar "and the " Dollar Tree"

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Re: Attn: LICORICE Lovers - Pls Explain

absolutely love black licorice!

 

i love black jelly beans, black sambuca, good and plenty, pizzelles made with anise or anisette,  and these.....

 

licorice pastels

 

https://www.oldtimecandy.com/media/catalog/product/cache/1/image/9df78eab33525d08d6e5fb8d27136e95/l/i/licorice-pastels-bulk_3.jpg

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Re: Attn: LICORICE Lovers - Pls Explain

Thank you for the info re: anise, licorice, fennel, etc., etc.

Also, thanks for the memories re: Black Jack, Clove, etc. gum.

Could be that Cost Plus World Market carries one or two of those brands.  I ran across several 'retro' candies and gums there. 

I seriously have special memories regarding anise.  Dare I say that I have a small bottle of pure anise extract (food grade) on my vanity tray. (Dab on my neck when I want to feel extra good.)

Sweet memories, as a child, recalling my mom and I baking anise flavored biscotti. Heart

 

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