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Star Anise, Whole


Star anise, the fruit of an evergreen tree native to Asia, resembles anise with sweeter notes of dark licorice and pine. It is one of the primary tastes in Chinese Five Spice and is good for baking, especially with apple, cinnamon, nutmeg and clove.