Who remembers the old fashioned liquorice root sticks? Isn't that a blast from the past?! We have some coming in tomorrow, they will be around the 40p price mark per stick.
Treat yourself, parents and grandparents to some serious nostalgic sweets right here!
Did you know there are actually many benefits of liquorice root?
> Helps prevent tooth decay
> Quality Liquorice
The Latin name for Liquorice Root is Glycyrrhiza glabra which translates as the sweet root. Scientifically proven to be fifty times sweeter than sugar however it’s good for your teeth! It contains at least two compounds which are beneficial for your pearly whites. Glycyrrhizin is antibacterial, and ‘indol’ is a potent decay-preventive compound. No wonder it’s used as a natural toothbrush by those in the know!