star aniseed


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Noun1.star aniseed - anise-scented star-shaped fruit or seed used in Asian cooking and medicine
spice - any of a variety of pungent aromatic vegetable substances used for flavoring food
five spice powder - Chinese seasoning made by grinding star anise and fennel and pepper and cloves and cinnamon
Chinese anise, Illicium verum, star anise - small tree of China and Vietnam bearing anise-scented star-shaped fruit used in food and medicinally as a carminative
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I used black pepper, black lemon powder, chilli powder, crushed and round chillies, mustard seeds, paprika and star aniseed.
It was spring chicken cooked with green chillies, garlic, green pepper, spring onion, star aniseed, zeera and dhanya in a medium sauce garnished with lemon and red onions.
Roast Beef with Spiced Chilli Oil What you need (makes 4) 500g sirloin beef Olive oil Sea salt Freshly milled pepper Good dash of ground nut oil 4 dried chillies 4 teaspoons cloves Good pinch fennel seeds 1 star aniseed 8 sichuan peppers.