Fennel Candy, Old Time Sugar Plum

$3.47

These comfits have fennel seeds at the center, for a deliciously sweet fennel snap.

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A Bit of History

These comfits have fennel seeds at the center, which were eaten mainly in India¬†and enjoyed as a breath freshener after a good meal. They likely came from India¬†with British colonists. They belong to the sugar plum family, made by skilled craftsmen who rolled the seeds in sugar syrup over a fire, let them dry, then rolled them again…sometimes taking weeks to complete.

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