Spice Trade — fennel pollen

... and a few other articles on cooking with spices!

What is Fennel Pollen, why is it so expensive, and why it’s worth it

fennel pollen knowledge base

Wild Fennel Pollen is one of those elusive exotic spices that makes you feel like you entered a secret club once you’ve heard about it. One day you didn’t even know it existed, the next day it’s everywhere. Fennel Pollen Ice Cream. Fennel Pollen Risotto. Fennel Pollen Pulled Pork. This spice is so versatile, it can be used on just about anything. Why? Because of it’s unique flavour and texture. Fennel Pollen comes from the flowers of the fennel plant. Fennel is easy to grow at home, and gathering fennel pollen is also not too difficult. But the yield is...

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