Herbsaint is a brand name for anise flavored liqueur. It is made in Louisiana and New Orleans. Herbsaint first appeared in 1934, it was created by J.M. Legendre. It was originally made as a substitute for absinthe, which contained a narcotic and was outlawed in the USA. It is used to mix drinks and make oysters Rockefeller.
Season: available year-round
Substitutions: Pernod or ricard or anise flavored liqueur.