star anise

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Synonyms for star anise

small tree of China and Vietnam bearing anise-scented star-shaped fruit used in food and medicinally as a carminative

small shrubby tree of Japan and Taiwan

anise-scented star-shaped fruit or seed used in Asian cooking and medicine

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Ingredients: Serves 4 1 kg/2lb 4oz pork belly 1/4 tsp cinnamon 1 tbsp honey 1 tsp five-spice powder 2 tbsp vegetable oil 5 cloves garlic, minced 2 tbsp grated palm sugar or brown sugar 4 tbsp dark soy sauce 3 star anise 6 shallots, finely chopped 260ml/9 oz pork stock 1 tsp sea salt 4 heads bok choi Garnish: (optional) Spring onions Sweet woodruff Clover flowers
Add vinegar, mustard, tomato ketchup, brown sugar, cayenne pepper, paprika, cloves, star anise, cinnamon and a grind of black pepper.
Once the broth is thick and the meat tender, add the black beans, star anise and annatto oil.
When you come across the cinnamon stick or star anise, remove them.
Stir to dissolve the sugar, then add the cinnamon stick, star anise and cloves.
My pantry for Chinese cooking consists of the following ingredients: star anise, cinnamon, garlic, curry powder, organic soy sauce, sesame oil, vinegar, fresh chilies, soybean oil, cilantro, and ginger.
220gm chicken; 50gm Camembert cheese; 10gm almond flakes; 10gm butter; 50gm fresh asparagus; 50gm baby carrots; 50gm frozen beans; 150gm mashed potato; 70ml star anise raspberry sauce; 3ml olive oil; 1 egg; 50gm all-purpose flour; salt and pepper to taste
First, Cook strikes a classic chord with a fresh pear poached with star anise, cranberry and pomegranate juice and orange zest and spiced with cinnamon and cloves.
Serve Honey glazed carrots/parsnips ingredients (for 6-8) 500g parsnips, 500g carrots, 2-3tbsp olive oil, thyme sprigs, 1 cinnamon stick, 3 star anise, sea salt, freshly ground black pepper, 1-2tbsp clear honey, water, few knobs butter method?
etc), The Belgo Anise stout begins ire as a Stone Imperial Russian Stout but is then fermented with a Belgian yeast strain, "Then it's tweaked with star anise and oak chips, adding a blend of vanilla and licorice holes to the palate.
From Kidney Beans and Rice and Chickpeas in Star Anise to Chicken, Tomato and Green Bean Curry, this is packed with flavor and chatty insights perfect for all levels of Indian cooks and any ethnic culinary library.
Add onions, ginger, cinnamon, star anise and tsao goh
1/2 cup sugar 2 1/2 star anise, plus 1 for garnish if you like 1 tbsp.
For several years Roche Pharmaceuticals has made the drug with shikimic acid from the pod of the star anise tree, a native of Asia.
Chinese pharmaceutical companies believe the key to combating the avian flu may be in the star anise fruit, turning the crop into a hot commodity, but health officials advise against consuming the fruit to ward off the disease, reports The Washington Post, Dried star anise--or bajiao, as it is called in Mandarin Chinese--is a spice found in many Chinese kitchens, imparting a licorice-like taste to stewed meats.