Wander the aisles of any Scandinavian grocery store, and you will find them loaded with licorice, bought in all sizes and shapes. Licorice, particularly salty licorice, is a favourite Scandinavian deal with. However when Conor Knighton sat right down to eat some, it felt extra like he’d been tricked.
Licorice is created from the licorice root, Glycyrrhiza glabra. The…