Star Anise Whole
Also Known As: Star Anise Whole, Star Aniseed or Badiane
Ingredients: Star Anise
Taste and Aroma: Powerful, sweet and similar to licorice.
Uses: Chinese cooking, chicken, fish and pork.
Substitutes:Star Anise Ground, Chinese Five Spice Powder or Anise Seed Whole.
Fun Fact: Star Anise is a component of the anti-flu drug, Tamiflu.
-May be soothing to the stomach and be helpful in aiding digestion
-May help to reduce symptoms of arthritis and rheumatism because it acts as a stimulant that helps circulation
-May act as a stimulant to the brain and the nervous system to increase activity and alertness
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