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Coles Musk Sticks – New Zealand

These New Zealand native treats are in the shape of sticks and remind people of musk perfume, although they have a similar taste to mints. Hence the name, Musk Sticks. Simple, right?

Once you get used to the strong smell, musk sticks are actually a nice palate cleanser after a heavy meal. Their playful white and red colored stripes remind people of peppermint candy canes, except these candies can be found all year long.

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