This liqueur is made of fine wine, brandy and candied sugar.
It also occurs in honey, the white appearance of candied honey being due to its separation.
The imports consist principally of machinery, coal, grain, dried fish, tobacco and hides, and the exports of hemp, hides, olive oil, soap, coral, candied fruit, wine, straw hats, boracic acid, mercury, and marble and alabaster.
There is a small export trade, chiefly in iron sheets, chemicals, wood and candied fruits.
Cubebs were formerly candied and eaten whole, or used ground as a seasoning for meat.
Both Camden and Fuller mention the trade in barrelled oysters and candied eringo-root.
They are also salted and eaten with rice, prepared in the form of pickles or candied and preserved in sugar.
Little Tim was so tame that he would hop on my finger and eat candied cherries out of my hand.