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From Dates to Diapers & Beyond celebrated the concept of National Licorice Day, April 12:
I know, I know there is a "national day" for just about everything. BUT! I have always been a big fan of black licorice (Natural Vines are darn good!) and Red Vines are very popular around here, so I was pretty excited when I was offered some tasty bits of goodness in exchange for helping you get pumped about National Licorice Day.
We've played games with Red Vines, used them as party favors, and always have some on hand. Just tonight we made some yummy ice cream floats with Cherry 7UP and berry sherbet, and we used Red Vines as straws!
More than 30,000 tons of Red Vines are made each year or more than 400,000 miles of licorice enough to wrap around the Earth more than 16 times!
American Licorice Co. has been producing in the San Francisco Bay Area for 33 years.
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