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Haribo Pontefract Cakes (1/2 lb.)

Haribo Pontefract Cakes (1/2 lb.)
Brand: Haribo
Average Ratings: votes% liked this product (3 votes)
Pontefract Cakes are soft, chewy and full of rich licorice flavor. Monks in the 16th century created these disks as a medicine for coughs and stomach complaints. When sugar was added to them in 1760 they became immensely popular. A hard-to-find licorice treat.
Price: $4.50
OUT OF STOCK-No longer being imported
Product Details
Treacle, glucose syrup, sugar, starch, caramelized sugar syrup, wheat flour, gelatin, licorice extract (4.5%), salt, glazing agents: beeswax, carnauba wax.
Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 10 pieces (40g)
Approximately 5 servings per container

Amount per Serving
Calories 120
Calories from Fat 0
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 0g
Saturated Fat 0g
Trans Fat 0g
Cholesterol 0mg
Sodium 200mg
Total Carbohydrate 27g
Dietary Fiber 2g


Sugars 19g

Protein 2g
Vitamin A
Vitamin C
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000-calorie diet.
Product Reviews
Average Ratings: 100% liked this product100% liked this product (3 votes)
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Just like the licorice I had as a kid, finally found it.

"Just like the licorice I had as a kid, finally found it."

on 12/7/2017 4:07:56 PM

Tastes great but comes with the warning that someone has OD'ed on them before lol

"Tastes great but comes with the warning that someone has OD'ed on them before lol"

on 2/19/2011 3:06:23 AM

Very soft and mild. Taste a little like marshmallows.

"Very soft and mild. Taste a little like marshmallows."

on 7/22/2010 5:40:24 PM


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