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. 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

  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. 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

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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

    Anise found at 1:10

    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
  2. Spicy Italian Sausage Queso

    Tue, 14 Feb 2012

    done with that, add some salsa. Then, some of my favorite kitchen flavors like garlic powder, ground fennel seed, some anise , little dried basil and if you're like me and you want just a little bit of heat, put in a pinch of cayenne pepper. Then

    Anise found at 1:19

    of my favorite kitchen flavors like garlic powder, ground fennel seed, some anise , little dried basil and if you're like me and you want just a little bit of heat, put in a pinch of

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. Star Anise Braised Pork Stew

    Mon, 17 Feb 2014

    up with the idea of adding some serious anise flavoring to a pork dish. But you see, I’d been ..... pork meeting with that of highly aromatic anise . In theory, I found them to be a very good ..... was just like I’d imagined. Pork and anise pair and complement each other p.e.r

  3. Avocado Salad

    Mon, 2 Sep 2013

    Apparently, I didn't get my fill of avocados while in Mexico City. I particularly love the tiny, anise -kissed, Mexican ones you see in the markets there. I believe they're named criollo - thin-skinned, shiny, nearly black

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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