Finocchio & Orange Salad
Finocchio is indigenous to the shores of the Mediterranean and it was used from the ancient Rome times.
Finocchio is not so popular in Japan. It is love-it-or-hate-it because of highly aromatic flavor.
Finocchio’s flavor is a good friend with orange.
is a fennel. It was come from China during Heian period, from 8th century to 12th century. 茴香（ういきょう） literally 香 ” flavor or fragrance” 茴 I’m not sure the meanings.