aniseed


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aniseed

(ăn′ĭ-sēd′)
n.
See anise.
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On the basis of the type, it is segmented into feed flavors - thaumatin, aniseed, citrus, milky vanilla, red fruits, and others; feed sweeteners - glycyrrhicine, saccharine, thaumatin, and others.
Its fruits known as aniseed were used as traditional medicine in China as early as in the 5th century.
A police officer answered the door to Yummy Yummy, which sells Victorian-style sweets such as lemon bonbons, kola cubes, aniseed balls and apple laces, but referred queries to Scotland Yard.
Carafes full of strong tea offered warmth in the drafty room, but some who were feeling festive drained a bottle of raki, an aniseed liquor with an alcohol content slightly higher than most whiskeys.
Have you got a mistress waiting or a raki on the table?" Raki is a traditional alcoholic drink made with aniseed. Islam forbids alcohol and many Islamists consider the remarks unacceptable.
Aniseed (Pimpinella anisum) is a flowering plant in the family Apiaceae native to the eastern Mediterranean region and Southwest Asia.
* Italian piccante sausage - hot Italian sausage with white wine, aniseed, fennel, paprika and chilli
Whether it is aniseed or apple-crumble - or chilli con carne - Birmingham Science City is urging under-16s to submit their own concoction.
Raki is traditionally produced by twice-distilling either pure suma or suma which was mixed with ethanol in traditional copper alembics and flavoring with aniseed subsequently.Raki, which is considered as Turkey's national drink, is generally consumed by mixing with chilled water.
Based on our experts pharmaceutical knowledge we have developed a special formulation based on nature's own ingredients to "Help relieve the symptoms of all flu to include Swine Flu and Bird Flu." The formulation uses the same plant extracts as the Tammie Flu capsules, Star anise, star aniseed, + another herbal extract known to help, "extract of elderberry".
Q What is the vegetable that tastes of aniseed? I love it but am too embarrassed to ask in the shops.
The product's covering is made of wheat flour, while ingredients of the filling include potatoes, peas, bay leaf, nutmeg, cinnamon, clove, mase, aniseed, white pepper, mustard and coriander.