Pernod owes its unique taste and refined bouquet to the distillation of plants. The aniseed aroma comes from the use of badiana or star anise among the ingredients.

Present on 5 continents and in over 170 countries, Pernod is the oldest brand of anise-flavoured liqueurs. Numerous references in the work of great artists and writers make it one of the symbols of the French art de vivre. Pernod is the typical expression of culture, elegance and, in general, the eternal values ​​of France. The progenitor of anise-flavoured liqueurs, it was created in 1805 by Henri-Louis Pernod. The first exports date back to the colonial era; favored by the travels of artists and intellectuals, the drink with the colors of the French flag triumphed at the time in the largest international hotels and the most prestigious venues in the world.