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Good Life Organic Star Anise

Good Life Organic Star Anise
Good Life Organic Star Anise
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This distinctive star-shaped spice has a sweet, warm aroma and flavour, making it a popular seasoning choice for a range of Asian and Mediterranean recipes. Anise stars are often simmered whole in soups, sauces, broths and teas to add their rich spicy taste to the mix. Good Life Star Anise is certified organic and non-irradiated, which means you get the finest quality spice with no harmful synthetic pesticides or additives.

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Star anise has a sweet and peppery taste similar to liquorice; it can be used whole or ground. The star anise from Good Life is:

  • Proudly South African
  • Non-irradiated
  • Certified by Bio-Org, backed by the Biodynamic and Organic Certification Authority (BDOCA)
  • A source of shikimic acid, a plant-based compound rich in antioxidants, with antiviral properties

Recipe for roasted sweet potatoes with star anise, ginger & lime


  • 450g sweet potatoes, scrubbed and cut into chunks
  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 star anise, finely crushed
  • 1-inch piece fresh ginger, finely grated (you can also use organic ginger powder)
  • 1 lime, zested and juiced
  • ½ tsp salt
  • Freshly ground pepper


  • Preheat oven to 210°C.
  • Combine all ingredients in a large bowl and toss.
  • Arrange potatoes in a single layer on a baking sheet.
  • Roast for 10 minutes, then flip the potatoes over. Continue roasting for 10 minutes or until tender and slightly browned.
  • Serves 2


100% star anise
Note: Packed in a facility that handles gluten & tree nuts.

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Overall Rating
4.8 out of 5 stars from 17 reviews

16 out of 17 people would recommend this product

29/10/2020, By Yusus
great product
29/10/2020, By im not a robot
Love it
25/09/2020, By Chelle
Great product, but just so little in this bottle. Consider making a bigger bottle. Love that its organic !!!
30/07/2020, By My
love it!
27/07/2020, By Greenie
13/07/2020, By Zee
Good life always have good products. U can smell the freshness
20/05/2020, By Sandesh Elaine
good in sweet and savory dishes
05/05/2020, By Nokuphila
26/04/2020, By Jess
wow wow! Incredible flavour quality.
Uses: So lovely in home brewed kombucha or combined with buchu to create a lovely warming tea
17/04/2020, By Jenna
24/01/2020, By Quest
14/10/2019, By shalla CM
Absolutely love Good Life's Organic Star Anise. Love the fact that it comes in a bottle and not a box or packet to keep them whole.
29/07/2019, By EdT
07/05/2019, By Monique
This smells so yummy, it's good for savoury and sweeter dishes.
14/01/2019, By Abigail
Amazing quality, very pleased with this brand. Star anise gives rich aromatic flavour to things it is cooked in.
01/10/2018, By Lyn
Good product, high quality.
01/12/2017, By Sheena
I use Star Anise in my cooking and knowing that it's grown according to Organic principles is comforting. The quality is superior.

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