Licorice Powder – Glycyrrhiza glabra
Licorice Powder is made from the licorice plant, which is a legume (like beans and peas) that is native to parts of Asia and Southern Europe. It has somewhat of a sweet flavor, but isn’t related to anise, star anise, or fennel, which have similar tastes. Licorice root contains a compound called glycyrrhizic acid.
Country of origin: China
Safety: not for prolonged use