9322 - Polkagrisar - -


Bergsgatan, Gränna, Jönköpings län, Scandinavia, Sweden, Europe

Gränna is the capital of a Swedish speciality - Polkagrisar. The sweet candy founds back to 1859, when Amalia eriksson invented the sticks, whic originally were white-red and was peppermitn flavored. "Polkagris" means "Polka pig", deriving from "pig" used as a word for candy at that time, and Polka coming from the twisting dance - twisted as the red and white colors of the candy.

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