Licorice sticks are a type of confectionary made from the root of the licorice plant. They are long and thin in shape, and have a sweet and slightly salty flavor. In a spice store, licorice sticks can be used to add flavor to sweet and savory dishes, or as a unique and tasty treat on their own.
Botanical Name: Glycyrrhiza glabra
Also known as: Sweet wood, alcacuz, Chinese licorice, gan cao, gan zao, Glycyrrhiza glabra, lakritze, Lakritzenwurzel, orozuz, regliz, Russian licorice, Spanish licorice, sweet root, yashtimadhu, and yo jyo hen shi ko, licorice root, mulathi, mulethi, muleti, Liquorice