It is a blend of star anise, cinnamon, cloves, fennel & Szechwan pepper. It is used in Chinese cooking.
A Chinese seasoning. Five spice powder contains equal amounts of cinnamon, cloves, ground star anise, fennel, and Szechuan peppercorns. Recipe: Mountain Trout with Ginger
A pungent mixture of five spices commonly used in Chinese cookery; it is made up of star anise, fennel seeds, cloves, cinnamon and Szechuan peppercorns.