Results for: anise-seed

For what recipe is anise seed an ingredient?

Anise has a distinctive licorice flavor and can be used in breads, cakes, cookies, and the classic liqueurs pastis, anisette and ouzo. Anise also lends it flavor with fish and seafood, root vegetables, chestnuts, figs and apples. It also goes… Full Answer

Is aniseed in sweets?

Yes, indeed, anise seed is in sweets. It is used extensively in Southwest cooking, particularly in the traditional Christmas cookie, the biscochito which is a lard based shortbread cookie with anise seed, dredged in sugar before while still warm. They… Full Answer

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. ---------------------------------------------------------------------- It is often cooked as a vegetable (fennel), the leaves can be used to flavor soups… Full Answer