Tea glossary

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Fennel (seed)

Originally from the Mediterranean region, fennel is a herbaceous plant with an aniseed-like flavour which belongs to the Apiaceae family. It is now cultivated in temperate regions all over the world. Fennel can be recognized by its fleshy, bulbous, overlapping leaves. Its striped, yellow-green seeds are frequently used in cooking as well as in infusions.

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Fenugreek

Fenugreek is an aromatic herbaceous plant belonging to the Fabaceae family. It is a plant that has been cultivated since the dawn of time, first in the Middle East, then in the Mediterranean and Indian regions. Fenugreek is primarily used for medicinal purposes or flavouring. The plant emits a sweetish odour, while its seeds have a rather bitter taste.