Licorice (Liquorice)

Natural Licorice, also called Licorice (Glycyrrhiza glabra), has a very sweet taste. It is obtained from the root of the bush and used medically as a capsule, tablet or liquid extract. Most Lakritzesüßigkeiten are artificially flavored and contain no natural licorice. Glycyrrhizin is the active ingredient in natural licorice. For people who are particularly sensitive to the effect of glycyrrhizin, there are specially treated Lakritzeprodukte that contain a much smaller…

September 3, 2018