Star Anise - is currently on backorder. You may still purchase now though and we'll ship as soon as more become available.
This highly fragrant spice, illicium verum, has anise and liquorice flavours and is native to Vietnam and southwest China. Used to flavour soups, marinades and teas star anise is a vital component of chinese five spice. Poached chicken or a beef pho particularly benefit from its use.