I realize a lot of people do not like licorice. I love licorice. All licorice. But black is by far my favorite. My favorite licorice is made by an Australian company. You can see it in the featured image here. I have found it at all kinds of stores ranging in price from 2 for $5 at Target up to $7 at a specialty store.
Here is some information about licorice I came across: