Star anise seeds, also called chinese anise, with a taste similar to that of anise.
- Shrimp pasta
- Confectionery: A. Cakes, B. Puddings, C. Baked apples and pears
- As a spice to Masala Tea
- A main ingredients in the indian mixture Garam Masala, as well as in Chinese Five Spice Mix.
- In Liqueurs like Galliano and Sambuca