There’s a saying from Michael Pollan that goes, “Came from a plant, eat it; was made in a plant, don’t.” This summarizes what the debate is. While it seems like a simple argument, we need to understand the broader subject to resolve it.
The production of Liquorice Allsorts started in England by Geo. Bassett & Co Ltd, in 1899. These popular British candies are firm, bright-colored candies with a wide variety of appearances. Thus, it gets the ‘allsorts’ name.