July 2 – National Anisette Day

National Anisette Day 


Food Finds on Anisette

  • Anisette is a sweet anise-flavored liqueur that’s popular all over the Mediterranean.
  •  The drinks colorless a sweet and aromatic taste, and is somewhat reminiscent of black licorice.
  • Anisette contains 16 different herbs, which are mixed with syrup and a neutral alcohol.
  • Anisette is most often served with just a bit of water. When cold water is added it produces a milky white consistency.
  • Another popular ways to enjoy anisette, is in a cookie. You can find anisette cookies in most Italian bakeries