carob tree lymerick

I know what you’re thinking.

Carob is not chocolate. And I totally agree. It’s not.

But it is something lovely and its worth goes beyond the infamous “alternative to chocolate” status.

Carob has healing properties, essential nutrients, and its colourful history makes for a fascinating topic.

We begin our story deep in the Mediterranean basin of Ancient times.

The Carob tree (Ceratonia siliqua) has roots in ancient Egypt as its use;

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Glow foods… Foods that Glow? Am I talking about the nuclear candy that you find in the confectionary aisle of you local supermarket?

You know the ones. When your child picks them up and asks “Can I have this iridescent green lollypop that paints my tongue ultramarine blue?” you have visions of children turning into little monsters that climb your walls, terrorise small animals and turn yourself into a hyperventilating mess from the shock of it all.

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