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ANISEED BALL - Aniseed balls are a comfit type of hard round sweet sold in the UK, Ireland, Malta, South Africa, Canada, New Zealand, and Australia. They are shiny...
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|Possible Crossword Clues|
|Before dance, there's a requirement to swallow one's sweet|
|Last Seen in these Crosswords & Puzzles|
|May 20 2018 The Times - Specialist|
|Jan 18 2018 The Times - Concise|
|Aniseed ball description|
Aniseed balls are a comfit type of hard round sweet sold in the UK, Ireland, Malta, South Africa, Canada, New Zealand, and Australia. They are shiny and dark reddish brown, and hard like Gobstoppers, but generally only 1 cm across.|
* They were a staple traditional sweet in the 1950s and 1960s in Australia and New Zealand but have become rare in recent years.They are flavoured by aniseed oil, have a very strong aniseed flavour, and last for a long time in the mouth before dissolving. In the centre of the ball is normally a whole rapeseed, which is used for forming layers of sugar around, although other nuclei are sometimes used, for example a sugar crystal.
* In the spring of 1939 a magnetically-attached Limpet mine was constructed in Britain for underwater sabotage actions in the upcoming war. The mines exploded when a cocked spring hit a detonator. Between the striker and the detonator an aniseed ball was placed, as it regularly dissolved in water after 35 minutes, leaving the saboteur