The Old English Spangles tube contained traditional English flavours such as liquorice, mint humbug (sweet)s, cough candy, butterscotch and pear drops. One of the flavours was an opaque mustard yellow colour, and one was striped.    The sweets' individual wrappers were striped, distinguishing them from regular Spangles. The tube was black, white and purple, and designed for a more mature and specific clientele than the regular variety.

The Old English Spangles tube contained traditional English flavours such as liquorice, mint humbug (sweet)s, cough candy, butterscotch and pear drops. One of the flavours was an opaque mustard yellow colour, and one was striped. The sweets' individual wrappers were striped, distinguishing them from regular Spangles. The tube was black, white and purple, and designed for a more mature and specific clientele than the regular variety.

MINT Humbugs Mint Humbugs - Mmmm... I wonder if theres any connection between Scrooges humbug, and our lip-smackingly delicious minty sweets? Mmm...ok...maybe not. Anyway, these lovely sweets are as traditional as http://www.MightGet.com/january-2017-12/mint-humbugs.asp

MINT Humbugs Mint Humbugs - Mmmm... I wonder if theres any connection between Scrooges humbug, and our lip-smackingly delicious minty sweets? Mmm...ok...maybe not. Anyway, these lovely sweets are as traditional as http://www.MightGet.com/january-2017-12/mint-humbugs.asp

You may have heard of them in Harry Potter, but mint humbugs are a very real part of British wintertime tradition. Brits offer these peppermint-flavored black-and-white striped candies to each other throughout Christmas season—sometimes as a lighthearted nod to the phrase "Bah, humbug!" made famous in Charles Dickens's A Christmas Carol.

9 of the Sweetest Holiday Candies Around the World

You may have heard of them in Harry Potter, but mint humbugs are a very real part of British wintertime tradition. Brits offer these peppermint-flavored black-and-white striped candies to each other throughout Christmas season—sometimes as a lighthearted nod to the phrase "Bah, humbug!" made famous in Charles Dickens's A Christmas Carol.

The Mint Humbug !

The Mint Humbug !

Mint Humbugs are just like Everton Mints but the stripes are brown instead of black.  Mint Humbugs are a traditional minty boiled sweet with a chewy toffee centre.

Mint Humbugs are just like Everton Mints but the stripes are brown instead of black. Mint Humbugs are a traditional minty boiled sweet with a chewy toffee centre.

Stripy humbugs...loved these, haven't seen them in years! (Try looking in Hagrid's pockets)

Stripy humbugs...loved these, haven't seen them in years! (Try looking in Hagrid's pockets)

These were a childhood favorite, 3 for a penny. We made the poor man at the counter count out hundreds. They were wrapped up in a cone of newspaper. Wonderful.

These were a childhood favorite, 3 for a penny. We made the poor man at the counter count out hundreds. They were wrapped up in a cone of newspaper. Wonderful.

Kurly Aniseed is a sweet that looks like nothing else.  This striking sweet consists of brown and white stripes rather like a mint humbug but has a distinctive aniseed flavour.

Kurly Aniseed is a sweet that looks like nothing else. This striking sweet consists of brown and white stripes rather like a mint humbug but has a distinctive aniseed flavour.

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Scandinavian inspired family friendly home (Jelanie » Interior)

peppermint humbugs (after dinner mint)

Cook the Book: Peppermint Humbugs

peppermint humbugs (after dinner mint)

Who doesn't love a humbug? #retrosweets #humbugs

Who doesn't love a humbug? #retrosweets #humbugs

Camera Tin With Humbug Mints - Gifts - White Stuff

Camera tin with humbug mints

Camera Tin With Humbug Mints - Gifts - White Stuff

Tots Bots Mint Humbug Potion

Tots Bots Mint Humbug Potion

Mint Humbugs-A classic mint hard boiled sweet with a tasty soft centre. Each one is wrapped individually to showcase the Mint Humbugs beneath.

Mint Humbugs-A classic mint hard boiled sweet with a tasty soft centre. Each one is wrapped individually to showcase the Mint Humbugs beneath.

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