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What do you do with anise bulb?

If you have a bulb that is labeled an anise bulb, it is likely  fennel. Anise has seeds. However, it does taste similar to fennel  and in some areas fennel bulbs are called (MORE)

What is star anise?

  Star anise comes from the star-shaped flower of a small evergreen tree. It is used in Chinese and Indian cooking, as an ingredient in 5-spice powder and garam masala. (MORE)
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How do you cook with anise?

Peppernut cookies which are made mostly by the women of the mennonite religion. They are so good and store a very long time. -------------------------------------------------- (MORE)

What are the uses of anise?

  Anise is used in cooking for it's sweet aromatic flavor, similar to liquorice. Uses in historical and alternative medicine include: Pulmonary issues (cold, flu, bron (MORE)

What is Anise used for?

Anise is used in beverages and in drinks and also in different kinds of food. For example: In Asian areas they use anise for spices to give their food a satisfying taste, and (MORE)

Can you substitute anise seed for star anise?

Sta ranise is slightly more bitter that that of regular anise seed.  To substitute anise seed for star anise, add a pinch of allspice or  Chinese five-spice powder. You can (MORE)

What is the the difference between anise and star anise?

Anise comes from the Pimpinella anisum, a flowering plant originating in the Eastern Mediterranean and Southeast Asia. In flavor it is remarkabley like liquorice, fennel or ta (MORE)
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What is anisic acid?

Anisic acid is any of three types of acid found in anise, which are mildly antiseptic.
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