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41 star anise recipes

Last Updated : Oct 27,2023

चक्र फूल रेसिपी - हिन्दी में पढ़ें (star anise recipes in Hindi)
ચક્રીફૂલ રેસીપી - ગુજરાતી માં વાંચો (star anise recipes in Gujarati)

39 star anise recipes | Indian chakri phool recipes |

Star anise recipes | Indian chakri phool recipes |

Star Anise, also known as chakri phool, is known for its peculiar star-shape as well as its aroma. It is essentially a fruit of the Chinese tree Illicium verum. It is picked before it ripens, dried, and sold as a spice.

5 Spice Powder ( Chinese Cooking )

5 Spice Powder ( Chinese Cooking )

Star Anise used in Indian cooking

It’s is a very important ingredient of Chinese 5 spice powder.

In Indian cuisine, star anise is added to make many spice powders while also being a part of some Maharashtrian delicacies like Malvani gravy and Vangi Bhaat.

Basic Malvani GravyBasic Malvani Gravy

In fact, you will be surprised that many restaurants also flavor their Malvani Chana Masala, Basic Rice for Biryani with star anise.

 Malvani Chana Masala, Maharashtrian Chana Gravy

Malvani Chana Masala, Maharashtrian Chana Gravy

Star Anise used in Indian spices..

  1. Dabeli Masala - Dabeli Masala too can be made easily at home. The Homemade Dabeli Masala Powder can be used to easily make the popular Gujarati snack, Dabeli, where a potato mixture flavoured with this masala is sandwiched between butter-roasted ladi pav.

 Homemade Dabeli Masala PowderHomemade Dabeli Masala Powder

  1. Biryani Masala – Biryani masala powder is an essential item in a typical Indian kitchen. Cooked with a mix of rice and veggies, biryani masala powder gives rise to an aromatic and flavourful Biryani that will steal everyone’s hearts.

Biryani MasalaBiryani Masala

  1. Sandwich Masala - Sandwich masala is a spice mix made with different Indian spices which is then used to perk up the flavour of the very famous dish that is sandwich, it adds in a unique flavour to the sandwich! Sandwiches are universally loved by everyone and are super quick to make, add this to your sandwich and make it even tastier.

Sandwich MasalaSandwich Masala

Star Anise for weight loss 

Cinnamon added along with star anise is known for its weight loss property. Pair both these ingredients with water and boil them for at least 10 minutes so that their compounds dissolve in the water. Sip on that hot star anise tea for weight loss after straining.

Benefits of Star Anise :

1. Star Anise – a potent spice to ward off Bacteria: Anethole, linalool and shikimic acid are the compounds of star anise which have a role to play in kicking off the bacteria. Star anise extract has been used in treating some urinary tract infections as well infections due to E. coli bacteria.

2. Star Anise – a soothing agent for Cold and Cough: The shikimic acid present in the star anise possess the strength to fight bacteria and virus. Sipping on Star Anise Tea during cold and cough is thus a great relief as boiling star anise in water to make its tea helps benefit from some of its antioxidants and the hot water is all the more soothing for the throat. Many pharmaceuticals have used star anise is one of the most important ingredient in treating influenza.
Star Anise Tea, Indian Home Remedy for Cold and Cough
Star Anise Tea, Indian Home Remedy for Cold and Cough
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Star Anise Tea, Indian Home Remedy for Cold and Cough
Recipe# 42790
19 Dec 23

 by Tarla Dalal
star anise tea recipe | cinnamon star anise tea | Star anise tea for cold and cough | star anise tea for weight loss | with 7 amazing images. Star anise tea is a ....
Vegetable Sandwich ( Mumbai Roadside Recipes )
Recipe# 33416
17 Apr 22

 by Tarla Dalal
Mumbai veg sandwich recipe | vegetable sandwich | simple veg sandwich | how to make sandwich at home | with 35 amazing images Mumbai veg sandwich recipe |
Sandwich Masala ( Mumbai Roadside Recipes )
Recipe# 33419
27 Jun 22

 by Tarla Dalal
sandwich masala recipe | Indian sandwich masala | street style sandwich masala | with 14 amazing images. sandwich masala is a spice mix made with different Indian spices which is then used ....
Chinese 5 Spice Powder
Recipe# 4189
01 Jan 23

 by Tarla Dalal
Chinese 5 spice powder recipe | 5 spice powder | authentic Chinese 5 spice powder | with 18 amazing images. Chinese 5 spice powder recipe | 5 spice powder |
Amla Honey Shot, Amla Honey Juice
Recipe# 33215
20 Jan 23

by Tarla Dalal
amla honey juice recipe | amla honey shot | amla honey juice for weight loss | healthy amla juice with honey | Indian gooseberry juice detox drink | with 17 amazing ....
5 Spice Tofu and Bean Sprouts Kodri ( Diabetic Recipe )
Recipe# 33785
20 Aug 10

 by Tarla Dalal
Life is all about experimentation and moving out of our comfort zones to discover the treasures that lie yonder! so, let not the out-of-the-ordinary blend of spices, and the resulting flavours and textures, scare you away from this dish! While, to be frank, this dish may not appeal to all, it ....
How To Cook Basmati Rice for Biryani
Recipe# 5299
16 Oct 23

 by Tarla Dalal
how to make basmati rice for biryani recipe | simple Indian basmati rice for biryani | basmati rice in pot for biryani | perfect basmati rice water ratio | with 15 amazing images.
Kala Chana Amti, Maharashtrian Kala Chana Ambti
Recipe# 3576
27 Oct 23

 by Tarla Dalal
kala chana amti recipe | sprouted kala chana ambti | healthy Maharashtrian amti | with 53 amazing images. kala chana amti recipe | sprouted kala chana ambti |
Massaman Curried Rice
Recipe# 463
25 Feb 22

 by Tarla Dalal
‘Massaman Curry’ is a traditional Thai dish that imbibes many aspects of Malay curries. Massaman curried rice is a memorable rice ‘experience’ that involves flavouring steamed rice, marinated cottage cheese and veggies with massaman curry paste and garnishing the preparation with crisp crushed peanu ....
Fruit Compote, Fruits Cooked in Sugar and Wine To Make A Dessert
Recipe# 4990
07 Jul 16

 by Tarla Dalal
No reviews
Compote (is a French word meaning mixture) is a dessert of Fruit cooked in sugar and spices. We have added wine to give it the additional punch. Serve the fruit compote with Vanilla Ice Cream.
Basic Malvani Gravy, Maharashtrian Gravy
Recipe# 33498
09 Apr 22

 by Tarla Dalal
basic Malvani gravy recipe | Malvani basic gravy | how to make basic Malvani gravy | Maharashtrian gravy | with 39 amazing images. basic Malvani gravy recipe |
Biryani Masala
Recipe# 42034
18 Mar 24

 by Tarla Dalal
biryani masala powder recipe | homemade biryani masala | with 21 amazing images. The perfect blend of spices for the perfect Biryani! biryani masala powder is an essential item in a typical Indian kitchen. Cooked w ....
Homemade Dabeli Masala Powder
Recipe# 42290
18 Sep 23

by Tarla Dalal
dabeli masala powder recipe | Kutchi dabeli masala | homemade dabeli masala | with 25 amazing images. dabeli masala too can be made easily at home. The homemade dabeli m ....
Plum Compote
Recipe# 42636
22 Jun 18

 by Tarla Dalal
Plum Compote is a quick and easy dessert sauce with a sweet and tangy flavour that tickles your taste buds. The measured but wise use of spices gives the Pl ....
Goda Masala
Recipe# 42727
24 Jun 22

 by Tarla Dalal
goda masala recipe | Maharashtrian goda masala | kala masala | with 25 amazing images. The goda masala is a Maharashtrian goda masala, the Maharashtrian version ....
Malvani Masala, Homemade Maharashtrian Malvani Masala
Recipe# 42269
09 Apr 22

 by Tarla Dalal
Malvani masala powder recipe | Maharashtrian Malvani masala | how to make Malvani masala | with 39 amazing images. Malvani masala powder recipe | Maharashtrian Malvani m ....
Matar Pulao, Green Pea Pulao
Recipe# 41351
27 Mar 20

by Tarla Dalal
matar pulao recipe | green pea pulao | matar pulao in pressure cooker | with 20 amazing images. Quick and easy but enchanting, the matar pulao is a timeless classic of North
Malvani Chana Masala, Maharashtrian Chana Gravy
Recipe# 38906
04 Sep 21

 by Tarla Dalal
Malvani chana masala recipe | Maharashtrian chana gravy | Malvani hara chana masala | Malvani style green chana masala | with 47 amazing images. Malvani chana masala
Vangi Bath, Maharashtrian Style Baingan Rice
Recipe# 41956
22 Jan 20

 by Tarla Dalal
vangi bath recipe | Maharashtrian style baingan rice | brinjal rice | with 30 amazing images. vangi bath is a Maharashtrian style baingan rice which is also called brinj ....
Singapore Fried Rice, Veg Singapore Fried Rice
Recipe# 40937
14 Jun 16

 by Tarla Dalal
A sumptuous rice dish with a zesty flavour, the Singapore Fried Rice is made of perfectly cooked long-grained rice and a horde of veggies, pepped up with ginger, garlic, pepper and varied sauces. A few raisins and broken cashewnuts add more textures and flavours to this exciting Veg Singapore ....
Red Gravy Premix
Recipe# 42995
21 Feb 23

 by Tarla Dalal
No reviews
red gravy premix recipe | instant spice mix for gravy | red gravy premix with paneer masala | with 42 amazing images. instant gravy mix is a life saviour for every woman. Mostly we buy it f ....
Zarda Pulao
Recipe# 41795
30 May 17

 by Tarla Dalal
No reviews
The magic of spices unfolds, making the Zarda Pulao an experience that stays carved in your memory forever. Perfectly-cooked long-grained rice is tinged with saffron and rose water, enriched with mawa, boosted with spices and embellished with many a nut and dry fruit. Indeed, the Zarda Pulao ....
Egg Chettinad Curry
Recipe# 43045
23 Aug 23

 by Tarla Dalal
No reviews
egg chettinad curry recipe | South Indian egg sabzi | healthy chettinad egg curry for diabetes and kidney patients | with 37 amazing images. Chettinad egg masala recipe is a flavourful Sout ....
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