Saturday, May 20, 2006

Trivia question

Guess what industry uses 90% of the licorice imported into the USA as flavouring?

6 comments:

Anonymous said...

My wife,Pam thinks it might be used for liquor or icecream.


I might have to cheat on this one.

JM

Karl Plesz said...

Your wife's guess would be incorrect. But I would have likely guessed liquor myself.

I'll give some others a chance to guess first.

Blog-o-licious said...

...gosh I hope it's candy, but I'm pretty sure it's not.

Karl Plesz said...

No. It's not used for anything you eat.

Blog-o-licious said...

...um would you smoke it?...I heardy somtehing years ago about licorice in cigarettes, but it sounds so awful to soil the perfect taste of licorice with cigarette smoke. nummers!

Karl Plesz said...

Yes. It's used in the tobacco industry.