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Khawas-e-Saunf, Hakim Abdullah, Medicine, Aniseed, Anise, Pimpinella anisum, خواص سونف, حکیم عبد اللہ, طب,

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 Khawas-e-Saunf, Hakim Abdullah , Medicine, Aniseed, Anise, Pimpinella anisum, خواص سونف, حکیم عبد اللہ, طب, Anise (Pimpinella anisum), also called aniseed or rarely anix, is a flowering plant in the family Apiaceae native to the eastern Mediterranean region and Southwest Asia. The flavor and aroma of its seeds have similarities with some other spices, such as star anise, fennel, and liquorice. It is widely cultivated and used to flavor food, candy, and alcoholic drinks, especially around the Mediterranean. Anise is sweet and aromatic, distinguished by its characteristic flavor The seeds, whole or ground, are used for preparation of teas and tisanes (alone or in combination with other aromatic herbs), as well many regional and ethnic confectioneries, including black jelly beans, British aniseed balls, aniseed twists[17] and "troach" drops, Australian humbugs, New Zealand aniseed wheels, Italian pizzelle and biscotti, German Pfeffernüsse and Springerle, Austrian Anisbögen, Dut