Five Spice Powder

Cuisinart original
This traditional Chinese seasoning blend has a unique flavor – use sparingly though, as a little does go a long way.


Makes about 3 tablespoons


1 tablespoon star anise 2 teaspoons Szechuan peppercorns (may use black peppercorns) ½ teaspoon fennel seed ½ teaspoon whole cloves 1 one-inch piece cinnamon stick

Nutritional information

No nutrition information available


Combine all ingredients in the bowl of the Cuisinart spice grinder. Pulse spices 2 to 3 times and then process until completely ground, about 40 to 50 seconds. Use immediately or contain in a sealed glass jar. Store in a dry, cool place.