Recommended use:. Roots are edible - children and grown-ups alike love chewing away. May also be used as natural flavouring in, e.g., chai tea.
Liquorice roots are sweet - the bark substance is 50 times sweeter than cane sugar.
Liquorice roots are delicious in spice blends and teas. Always let liquorice tea brew for 15 minutes with the lid on to ensure that essential oils do not evaporate.
Liquorice roots (Glycyrrhiza glabra). Liquorice roots vary in size.