Black & white humbugs
These sweets date as far back as the 1820's and were referred to in the 1863 book Sylvia's lovers, as being a food from the North. Humbugs are a hard boiled sweet flavoured with peppermint, with black & white stripes.
Ingredients: sugar, glucose syrup, flavouring, colours: carbon black.
Allergen advice: may contain traces of nuts.