Harvey Nichols launches Champagne flavoured Lollipop





Upmarket department store Harvey Nichols has launched a luxury Champagne flavoured Lollipop containing gold flakes.

The 24K Gold Lix Lollipop is apparently “a grown up version of a childhood favourite” and although that suggests the team at CellarVie Wines were rudely deprived of Champagne in their youth, the latest offering from an emerging trend of alcohol based confectionary, does elicit early memories of Willy Wonka and his whimsical creations courtesy of Roald Dahl. 
Costing a cork-popping £4.95 and containing maltitol Syrup, 24 karat gold, and natural and artificial flavouring, the Gold Lix joins the Tequilalix, which is a let's be honest, a less than enticing tequila based lolly that encases an apparently edible worm.

Although the discerning drinker or Champagne purist is likely to run a mile at the mere thought, these kitsch creations are a bit of fun and might make a jaunty accompaniment to a party.   
 
 
The snozberries taste like snozberries 
 
To view CellarVie Wines' Champagne list click here.
 

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