Recommended use:. Chew the roots and spit out the remnants. Do not use if you suffer from hypertension.
Liquorice roots are sweet - the bark substance is 50 times sweeter than cane sugar.
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 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.
Cut liquorice root (Glycyrrhiza glabra). Liquorice roots vary in size.