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Anise Seeds

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Original price $6.45 - Original price $6.45
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$6.45
$6.45 - $6.45
Current price $6.45
Size: 60 g / 2.1 oz

Anise has a fresh, delicate licorice flavour. Native to the Middle East (the Arab name is yanisun), it is widely used throughout Europe, the Middle East, North Africa and Asia. In Europe, particularly Scandinavia, it is popular in sweet and savoury baking and charcuterie, as well as in a range of alcoholic drinks (ouzo, pernod, pastis, etc.) and in confectionary. It is also very good with fish, shellfish, poultry and vegetable dishes. Its fresh sweet flavour can help balance the richness of cheese sauces and other high fat dishes. Like fennel seed, anise is an aid to digestion and a breath sweetener.

About South China Seas

About South China Seas

Since 1994, South China Seas has spent over 30 years sourcing the most intense and flavourful spices from around the world. We grind, blend and package our spices in Vancouver, Canada. Our ever-growing collection of spices, herbs and blends represents our passion for global flavours & exploring international cultures through food. 

"The definitive location for all of your exotic cuisine needs, the South China Seas Trading Company does an excellent job of stocking unique items from all over Asia, Latin America, India and the Caribbean."

"Excellent spot to find otherwise obscure ingredients. I found long peppercorns after a year of searching and real wasabi!"

"I've been shopping at South China Seas for over 20 years and I'm always happy with the selection of products . . . I can always find the sauces and ingredients that I need for my favourite Chinese, Japanese, Indian, and Latin American recipes."