Whole Licorice Root

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Whole licorice root is an intense and bitter herb that can be used medicinally or to add complex flavor to meals and sweets. Licorice root is the single most popular herb used in Chinese medicine. Whole licorice root can be used to flavor liquids in the process of making tea or homemade candies.

Note: Those who are pregnant or have liver or hypertension complications should only consume licorice root and licorice root infusions under a doctor’s consultation.

Other Uses for Whole Licorice Root

The ancient Egyptians used licorice root to make a special beverage called Mai-sus which was found in King Tut’s tomb. Over 5,000 Chinese and Eastern medicine concoctions include licorice root to alleviate a wide range of conditions. Western uses for licorice root have included flavoring tobacco and beer or as a breath freshener. In 1914 Black Vines candy was introduced as the first mainstream licorice candy.

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September 26, 2022
The healthiest treat around!
, Gilbert, AZ
August 19, 2022
I love it!
, Washington, DC
December 15, 2020
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, Brooklyn, NY
September 12, 2019
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Licorice. Packaged in the same facility as peanuts, tree nuts, soy, sesame, and milk products.

Nutrition Facts

Serving size 19g (~0.7 oz.)

Amount per serving
Calories 70
% Daily Value
Total Fat   0g0%
Saturated Fat 0g0%
Cholesterol   0mg0%
Sodium   10mg0%
Total Carbohydrate   18g7%
Dietary Fiber 0g0%
Total Sugars 13g
Protein   0g

The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a serving of food contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice

More Info

Store at room temperature for up to 1 year.

Country of origin: Syrian Arab Republic

ID: 7290

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