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Chinese-Style Five Spice Rub

Rated as 4.67 out of 5 Stars
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"This simple mixture of five spices commonly used in Chinese cooking works great as a rub or in a marinade. The ingredients may be a little more difficult to obtain, but the effort is well worth the result. This is probably one of the easiest recipes to assemble. I hope you enjoy."
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Ingredients

5 m servings 16
Original recipe yields 20 servings (1 1/2 cups)

Directions

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  1. Grind the anise pods, cloves, peppercorns, fennel, and cinnamon in a spice mill or with a mortar and pestle to a fine powder. Store in a sealed container in a cool dark place until needed.

Nutrition Facts


Per Serving: 16 calories; 0.4 3.5 0.5 0 6 Full nutrition

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Wonderful! Thank you for posting the recipe. I used powdered clove instead of whole and used ground pepper. I use this spice in most of my Oriental cooking.

I sprinkle this on the coffee grounds in my coffee maker before pushing the start button! Gives the coffee a unique flavor!

I love the flavor of 5 spice. No, I have not made this yet BUT thank you so much for posting a recipe for it.

Perfect! Thank you for the recipe.

The Szechuan pepper can be a little hard to find, so when you do, make a big batch of this and toss it on everything from grilled pork, chicken or shrimp to popcorn. Very good. I did this reci...

It came out great.