Add fennel seed cracked to your fish dishes or Mediterranean entrees. Fennel is a popular seasoning in Middle Eastern, Italian, and Indian cuisine and is known for helping to prevent post-dinner bloating. Add fennel seed to your Sausage Making Supplies or mix it withGreek Oregano for a flavorful marinade for your grilled chicken or pork kebobs. Fennel seed pairs nicely with French herbs, such as fines herbes or herbes de Provence. Add to a light butter sauce and sauté fresh vegetables to make a flavorful side dish.