Star Anise

Other Names:

Illicium verum

Description:

One of the most distinctive looking spices, it is a star-shaped fruit with eight pods. Has a strong, sweet licorice flavor. Used in Chinese savory cooking, a basic ingredient of Chinese five-spiced powder. Goes well with pork, chicken, duck and beef.

Origin:

China

 

Product

Name

Form

Size

Price

 

SHS1003-4

Star Anise

Whole

1/2 cup (net wt. 0.7 oz)

$6.00