Concise absinthe facts at your fingertips with this one-page, two-sided flyer. Please feel free to download, print and distribute to your friends, drinking acquaintances, bar manager and liquor store manager.
Covers these FAQs:
• What is absinthe?
• What is wormwood?
• What is thujone and its role in absinthe?
• How do I store my absinthe?
• Is absinthe harmful?
• Why was absinthe banned?
• Is real absinthe legal in the US?
• Why is absinthe green? Is all absinthe green?
A Classic Cocktail
Add to iced tumbler, shake and strain into a cocktail glass:
1 dash orgeat syrup
1 spoonful cream
1 dash of absinthe
As to who was the original "goat" cheered by this cup, records are at least vague.
The Old Waldorf-Astoria Bar Book