A common aroma in far eastern cuisine, our pure star anise essential oil is extracted via steam distillation from the seeds of the plant. It has a sweet, spicy aroma comparable to that of aniseed oil.
Star anise essential oil has many applications, and is known to fight bacteria, and is rich is anti-oxidants. It also contains a natural source of vitamin C and therefore is also used to fight the flu.
Botanical Name: Illicium Verum