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Badian anis (star anis)
Sometimes called Chinese anis.
Badian anis (Illicium verum) is also called star anis due to its star shape and its aniseed flavor. It originally comes from China.
How to use ? Badian anis can be used to make infusion. It also flavors meat and fish recipes. For a better taste, grind it just before using.