Regal Whole Star Anise - 2 lb.
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- Strong and slightly bitter with a licorice-like taste
- Integral ingredient in Chinese five spice
- Can be used to bring bold flavor to a variety of dishes ranging from savory to sweet
- Great for use in traditional Chinese dishes, Vietnamese pho, cookies, or for seasoning pork and duck
- Bulk size for high volume users
Bring "star" power to your kitchen pantry with Regal whole star anise, ready to add flavor and depth to a variety of dishes!
Star anise delivers a strong aroma and licorice-like, warming flavor to foods and beverages. Use this spice to deepen the flavor of tomato-based sauces, jams, as well as meat and poultry dishes, especially pork and duck, and even mulled wine. Like anise seeds, star anise gets its distinctive licorice taste from a chemical compound called anethol. The two are not related botanically, though, as star anise is a member of the magnolia family. Star anise ranges from 6-10 points on a star, with each point containing a single seed.
Integral to East Asian Cuisine
Essential to East Asian cooking, star anise is used in Vietnamese pho, spiced chai, and braised beef dishes, and a multitude of other recipes to give them a warm, spicy undertone. Additionally, it is one of the essential spices in Chinese five spice, a blend used in a wide variety of cuisines.
Saves Prep Time
This 2 lb. container of whole star anise is ready to use and a cost-efficient option for high-volume kitchens. Dehydrated spices also last longer than fresh ingredients and are easier to store, making them the perfect addition to any busy, high-output kitchen.
Regal Spice Brand
Regal Herbs and Spices are a smart addition to any kitchen. This bulk container satisfies all of your cooking and seasoning needs. Be sure to check out our quantity discounts for even better wholesale savings!
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- Package Size: 2 lb.
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