Fennel Seeds

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  1. $3.49/lb
  2. $3.39/lb
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Certified: Kosher

Dried fennel seeds are oval, greenish- or yellowish-brown in color, about 4/10 inch long by 1/10 inch wide, and resemble tiny watermelons. They emit an agreeable, warm, sweet odor, somewhat similar to that of anise. They even have a licorice taste! By far the most common use of fennel is in pizza sauces and toppings. Another important use for fennel is in Italian sausage. Fennel seeds are also used in specialty breads. Fennel seed is the dried fruit of an herb of the parsley family. It is native to Southern Europe and Asia Minor. Fennel has been used for centuries, most often as the plant itself. It was often hung over doorways to ward off evil spirits. Fennel was used in ancient Greece and Rome. In fact the English word 'marathon' is derived from the Greek word for fennel. A famous battle took place on a field of fennel, in which an athlete named Pheidippides ran 150 miles to Sparta to request help. Fennel has been known since antiquity and long been used as a condiment by the Chinese, Indians, and Egyptians. Ancient scholars considered the leaves of the fennel plant to have aphrodisiac qualities and to be a fortifier, a rejuvenator, and an aid to growing slim.

Customer Reviews

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“Good seed. I use it on pizza and in my homemade sausages....Love this stuff!”

, Montrose, MI September 5, 2014

“I received my fennel seed today. It looks great. I am very happy with the product and how quickly it was delivered. I will be checking out your site again to see what other goodies you have.
Thanks so much,

, elmira, ny July 18, 2014

“Wow that was fast. Seeds of good quality. I will be looking over your website to see if there is more I want/need”

, Pensacola, FL May 31, 2014

“Came home today to find my order of fennel seed waiting on me! Ease of ordering, speedy shipping, and quality of product was impressive.”

, Streeter, ND February 21, 2014

“Wow, what Great Service and Products from these bunch of Nuts. Thanks so much , you all are super. ”

, Gainesville, Texas June 20, 2013

“Great service and products, delivered with upbeat humor and whimsical aesthetic!

Thank you very much!”

, Seattle, WA May 24, 2013

“Thank you ... Impressed with your great prices..will be ordering again .., ”

, Newton, NC May 2, 2013

“My Italian mother-in-law was looking for fennel seeds to "cure" with her pork that she is drying. Found you and ordered on Tuesday... Inconceivable!!! Received on Thursday! FABULOUS service! You aren't just nuts!!! You may be run by them but not your commitment to perfection! Price is also incredible! We will definitely buy again!!! And not just for nuts!!! PS LOVE your box!!!”

, High Country, NC February 14, 2013

“Thanks for the quick delivery! I am very satisfied with my purchase!!

Thank you,

, Conneaut, Ohio January 31, 2013

“I've fallen in love with your caraway and fennel seeds! They smell so fresh compared to the bottled herbs in the foodstore. I love using them in my home-baked breads and sauces! ”

, L.I., NY December 5, 2012

“5lbs of Fennel Woohoo, now i get to cut up and grind 35 pounds of pork butt to make my mom's homemade Italian sausage...Thanks.....def reorder, on time delivery...”

, Hubert, NC September 5, 2014

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size 28g (~1 oz.)
(Approx. 16.2 Servings/Pound)

Amount Per Serving
Calories 97
Calories From Fat 35
Total Fat 4g 1%
Sodium 25mg 1%
Total Carbohydrate 15g 5%
Dietary Fiber 11g 45%
Protein 4g
Vitamin A 1% Calcium 34%
Vitamin C 10% Iron 29%


Fennel seeds.

Packaged in the same facility as peanuts, tree nuts, wheat, soy, and milk products.


Store in a cool dry place for up to 1 year. Refrigeration is not needed.

Country of Origin: India

ID: 7053

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