English Name: Liquorice
Scientific Name: Glycyrrhiza glabra
Country of Origin: Iran
The major use of liquorice goes towards the tobacco industry but it is also used in food and pharmaceutics industries. Liquorice extract is often found in sweets and many candies, some drugs, and beverages like root beer. They can also be used in chewing gum, tobacco products like snuff, and toothpaste.The sweetness of liquorice is 30 to 50 times as strong as sucrose, without causing damage to teeth.
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