Absente - Absinthe - 700ml

Absente - Absinthe - 700ml

Absente

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Absente the first legal Absinthe recipe in the US market since 1912 is still hand crafted in the south of France using only the highest quality artisanal distillation methods and ingredients including anise star anise balm peppermint and a full measure of the legendary and notorious botanical Wormwood also known as artemesia absinthium. We know what youre thinking. Absinthe has been banned in the United States since 1912 because people were hallucinating and having way too much fun how did you bring Absinthe back? The U.S. Government lifted the Ban on Wormwood soAbsente Absinthe Refined can now be simply described as a modern version of one of the original Absinthe recipes from the South of France. Its still the same aromatic dazzling emerald green liqueur made from a combination of exotic botanicals. Learn more about our history here. Absenteis technically labeled a Vert (green in French) absinthe and derives its unique color and flavor from botanicals. A method practiced and mastered by the French was to add regional herbs like sweet balm to the distilled liquor to introduce additional flavors aromas as well as a green color to the finished liquid. In order to truly replicate this traditional Artisanal method we incorporate this legendary technique when producing Absente. Absentecan be enjoyed in many ways: mixed with water or the classic mixture of sugar and water using a slotted spoon.We have some other great recipes forAbsente Absinthe Refined so you can recreate the widespread 19th century custom called lheure verte (the green hour). During the heady days of late 19th century Paris Absinthe was the trademark drink of famous artists writers and poets like Picasso Baudelaire Hemingway Degas Manet Toulouse-Lautrec and Oscar Wilde. They all heavily indulged in Absinthe. Maybe it was the mystical allure of The Green Fairy. Perhaps it was the inspiration for all their great creative work. Whatever the reason Absinthe truly grew to become the symbol of the free and easy spirit of the massive bohemian counterculture. Experience Absente Absinthe Refined and recall the glitz and glamour of la belle epoque Paris.absente.com


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