We were anxious, too, to taste the national drink, which has the alias of "anise" and is made from crushed sugar-cane and aniseed.
For hot waters, aniseed water is the best; but use it sparingly.
As I noticed the smell of aniseed, I accepted the offer at once.
The adulteration is not readily detected by the uninitiated, owing to the strong odour of aniseed; but readily by the microscope.
Already a man had been over the field pulling along the ground a little bag of aniseed, and now the hunt was about to start.
A mixture of one part of oil of aniseed with three or four of balsam of sulphur is usually sold for it.
Illicie, the aniseed tribe; and Magnolie, the Magnolia tribe.
Oil of aniseed is obtained by distillation from the fruit, and 1,544 lbs.
A few drops of oil of aniseed will improve this dreadful concoction.
Its flavour is not unlike that of aniseed, though less pungent.