Condiments and seasonings
Tub - the fruit of a tropical evergreen tree with leathery
leaves of family Magnoliaceae. Homeland badian - China. In the USSR, he
grows in Abkhazia.
The tub is also called star anise. Ripe seeds are collected
the fetus, containing up to 1.8% "essential oils.
Tub to taste and smell like anise, but slightly different
from him, so it contains an essential oil - safflower, which is not present
He added in the same serves as anise, so in the absence of anise, it can be
replaced (in equal amounts) Dittany, and vice versa. but
of anisetree used in the manufacture of bakery products (woman of rye
biscuit made from wheat flour, carrots, etc.).
Essential oils badian soluble in water, so it lay in dishes in
process for their preparation. Tub gives the dish a spicy aroma and
Norma bookmark badian - from 0.1 to 1 g.