Wat is drop?
What is licorice?
The root of the licorice plant has been praised for its medicinal properties for centuries. In search for the best use of its beneficial effect, licorice has been invented. That is the reason that in the olden days licorice was carried in every drugstore. The importance of the healing properties has disappeared over time. Nowadays licorice is just a delicious candy!
Is het glutenvrij?
Is licorice gluten-free?
Licorice may contain starch of wheat. In that case the product contains gluten.
Pay attention to the ingredient list for the presence of wheat flour or wheat starch. If wheat is mentioned, the product is not gluten-free
Voor wie is drop geschikt?
Is licorice suitable for a VEGETARIAN or VEGAN diet?
Modern production techniques have adapted the use of gelatin as thickening agent. That is a pity. The traditionally used Arabic gum was free from animal products. It is advised to pay close attention to the ingredient list for the presence of gelatin.
The use of beeswax makes licorice without gelatin, also unsuitable for vegans.