Anise

(ANN us) Refers to both the herb and the spice aniseed. The leaves and the seed have a licorice-like flavor.

Recipes

  1. Orange-Glazed Fruit with Anise Whipped Cream

    Ouzo, often referred to as the national drink of Greece, is an anise -flavor liqueur used in this easy fruity dessert.

  2. Honey Anise Bread

    Anise seed gives this top-notch yeast bread a light licorice flavor.

  3. Pear Anise Pie

    Using two kinds of ripe pears adds a range of flavors to this fall dessert. The hint of anise adds a cool, unique taste.

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Articles

  1. 25 Days of Christmas Cookie: Biscochitos

    Fri, 7 Dec 2012

    Anise cookies at Christmastime are nothing new, but this particular form of them might be if you aren’t a native of New Mexico. For various

  2. 25 Days of Christmas Cookies: Mexican Sugar

    Sun, 22 Dec 2013

    recipe for Mexican Sugar Cookies is so festive and easy to make. The secret here is simplicity — simplicity and spices like anise , for a slightly licorice taste, and cinnamon. And also a little brandy (or apple juice, if you want to make these more kid

  3. Fabulous Fennel: Perfect for Salads, Soups & More

    Thu, 6 Feb 2014

    Fennel is a great winter vegetable, adding brightness and a licorice or anise -like flavor to everything, from a stick-to-the-ribs (but healthy!) Apple-&-Fennel Roasted Pork Tenderloin to a lighter Greek

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Videos

  1. How to Make Poached Chicken Breasts with Apples

    Thu, 23 Jun 2011

    too. The tarragon flavor, one of my favorite, favorite herbs. Used a lot in french cooking. It smells a little bit like anise . That pepper is going in there, too, and our instant granules, too. So, let's just bring that all to a boil for about

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    Used a lot in french cooking. It smells a little bit like anise . That pepper is going in there, too, and our instant granules, too. So, let's just bring that all to a boil for

Food Blogs We Love

  1. Star Anise Ginger Pickled Beets Recipe {+ Kimchi Pickled Beets}

    Wed, 4 Sep 2013

    These Star Anise Ginger Pickled Beets with an Asian twist make a fun topping for salads. I’ve been obsessed with quick pickles this summer. Pickling is a great way to turn almost any fruit or... Continue Reading

  2. Shaved Fennel Salad with Steak

    Fri, 8 Jul 2016

    Fennel is one of those divisive vegetables with a potent anise aroma that people tend to love or hate. To be honest, I've disliked anything that tastes like licorice since I was a kid

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How To

  1. How to Make Iced Coffee

    Sat, 1 Jan 2000

    summer drink. Raspberry-Coffee Frappe Raspberry-flavor syrup heightens the taste in this coffee-spiked ice cream drink. Anise Coffee and Ice Cream Ice cream melts quickly to mellow steaming-hot coffee. Mimic the idea for kids by using hot chocolate

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