They were a particular favourite of mine as a child. I remember our local sweetshop used to use white conical paper bags and the pips at the bottom always ended up as one big sticky clump covered with bits of paper.
An absolute classic for all lovers of British liqorice. Hard sticks of shiny black liquorice, shaped like an oar with the word "Bassetti" imprinted on the flat bit. Perfectly designed for dipping into a bag of Sherbet (or Kali if you're from north of Watford or even Keli if you're north of the border!)
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