Star anise is an herb.In Ghana, star anise is locally known as nkitinkiti (akan).
People take in star anise for:
It is also used to treat digestive tract problems including:
Star anise is also used for increasing sexual drive.
In foods and beverages, star anise is considered a culinary spice; both the seed and oil are used as flavoring.
In Ghana, it makes an important ingredient for stews and meat/fish seasoning.
Published by Sharon Asa