Anise seed provides a sweet, licorice-like aroma that inspires exhilaration, euphoria and elation. Botanical Name: Pimpinella anisum. Color: Colorless to pale yellow. Viscosity: Mobile liquid, solidifying at low temperatures. Top Note: Clean, sweet. Middle Note: Strong anisic (licorice-like).Dry Note: Woody-anethole, lightly tenacious. Aromatherapy Actions: Cheering, mildly euphoric, sense enhancing. Origin: Egypt/Spain. Processing Notes: Steam distilled from the ripe, minutely crushed seeds.