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Green Cuisine Star Anise

Price: £0.79

  • 25 g 

Star Anise is used mainly as a spice but it is also known to have many important health benefits. Star anise is not related to the European Anise plants but it has a similar Anise or Licorice like flavor. Star Ainse may be used in cooking as a spice or drunk as a tea.

Health benefits of Star Anise include it having anti-oxidant, anti-bacterial and anti-fungal properties, helps recovery from influenza. When drunk as a tea it can improve digestion relieving cramps and excess flatulance, promote sleep, sooth coughs and modulate hormone function in women due to its estrogenic effect owing to a compound called anethole