A hangover cure, an ingredient in lipstick, a flavouring for liquers and a favourite of Napoleon!
Find out what early civilisations used licorice for
Liquorice dates back to 1200 in England - can you believe it?
Do you know what a "caker" or a "thumper" is when it comes to licorice?
How many different species of licorice do you think there are in the world?