Liquorice not only tastes delicious it has been used in many health remedies for thousands of years.
The ancient Egyptians used it as a pharmaceutical, and huge supplies were found in King Tutankhamen’s tomb.
Egyptian hieroglyphics record the use of liquorice as a popular beverage among the men of the time.
Manuscripts from 360 A.D. talk of liquorice helping eye ailments, skin diseases, coughs, and loss of hair.
Alexander the Great and Julius Caesar are on record as endorsing the benefits of eating liquorice.
Today, liquorice can be found in many over the counter health remedies, cough mixtures, mouth ulcer treatments and topical antiviral creams are just a few.
This is wonderful for me to know, because as a total Liquorice lover I enjoy it because it tastes delicious!
Even better, there is plenty of delicious Liquorice variety at TAOS Gifts!
For those of us that love traditional liquorice for a moment of pure self-indulgence we have Liquirizia Menozzi De Rosa
Traditional Italian Liquorice in either bags of the fun Traditional Liquorice Laces or tasty Chunky Tortiglioni Twists.
For instant refreshment Liquirizia Menozzi De Rosa have created the Pioneer Menthol Mint Sweets with a hard liquorice centre, they come supplied in a tin making them easy to store in your bag or car, for instant minty freshness whenever needed.
If you like your liquorice and your mint extra strong you will love the Liquipin Mental Mint Extra, the stylish blue tin contains 40g of extra strong minty liquorice imps.
They are ideal gifts for Liquorice Lovers and perfect for keeping your favourite sweet treat fresh between nibbles!