anise seed


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Noun1.anise seed - liquorice-flavored seeds, used medicinally and in cooking and liquors
anise cookie - cookie made without butter and flavored with anise seed
flavorer, flavoring, flavourer, flavouring, seasoning, seasoner - something added to food primarily for the savor it imparts
ouzo - a Greek liquor flavored with anise
absinth, absinthe - strong green liqueur flavored with wormwood and anise
anisette, anisette de Bordeaux - liquorice-flavored usually colorless sweet liqueur made from aniseed
pastis - similar to absinthe but containing no wormwood
Pernod - (registered trademark) a liqueur flavored with anise
anise, anise plant, Pimpinella anisum - native to Egypt but cultivated widely for its aromatic seeds and the oil from them used medicinally and as a flavoring in cookery
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Add two anise seed pods in boiling water for over 15 minutes.
Anise seed has a similar flavor, but doesn't kill bacteria.
Aniseed, sometimes spelled as anise, anis, or anise seed, is considered a spice with a sweet licorice-like taste.
It has a light cocoa powder aroma, followed by anise seed, orange rind and bitter herbs.
Anise seed (Pimpinella anisum)--creates restful sleep, keeps one safe in pleasant dreams, protects one in astral realms while in dream state, for disturbing dreams, relieves insomnia
BI Nutraceuticals has introduced six new organic ingredients, including anise seed, fennel seed, ginger root, licorice root, psyllium and slippery elm.
This time only 3-1/2 cups sugar was added to 1 cup water, plus approximately 1 tablespoon anise seed and brought to a boil.
Mennonite Chicken Noodle Soup 1/2 teaspoon peppercorns 1 bay leaf 2 sections of star anise seed 1 sprig parsley 3 quarts chicken stock 2 teaspoons salt 1 onion, chopped 1 cup chopped celery 2 cups cooked chicken 3 cups cooked noodles Place peppercorns, bay leaf, star anise seed and parsley in a tea ball and put in a pot with the stock, salt, onion and celery.
For a more flavorful approach, pour a cup of boiling water over 1 teaspoon of anise seed.
Substitutes: anise seed + pinch of allspice (weaker flavor; 1 crushed star anise = 1/2 teaspoon crushed anise seed) of Chinese five-spice powder (contains star anise and other spices) or anise extract (use just a few drops)
Cordials made with anise seed also have a licorice flavor.
Imports of Israeli high-technology medical equipment will also receive preferential treatment, as will certain agricultural products like kosher instant coffee and anise seed.