What does caraway mean?
This is a plant that lives for two years and we use the seed for flavor.
Bouillon, butter, caraway seeds, flour, onion and pepper are traditional ingredients in Lithuania's onion sauce with caraway. Specifically, slice onions and cook in bouillon until soft. Add salt and then pepper. Melt butter and then add flour, onions and onion liquid. Stir. Add caraway seeds. Cook for about ten more minutes. Serves most tastily with lamb roast.
There is caraway seed oil and it is specifically used to provide relief in heartburn, bloating, stomach spasm and loss of appetite. It is also taken by nursing mothers to increase the flow of breast milk. It is also present in mouthwashes. it is generally not used for cooking, but caraway seeds are surely used as spice.