The Wormwood Society hereby states its opposition to the establishment of a Protected Geographical Indication (PGI) passed on August 16th, 2012 by Switzerland's Federal Office of Agriculture. We have determined that the PGI has a false basis and that it should be revoked.
Android absintheurs, here's a great absinthe app that's very simple, and very handy! Absinthe is best when diluted to the proper strength. While the exact strength is a matter of personal taste, absinthe is intended to be drunk as a mildly alcoholic aperitif, more like wine than liquor, at the same range of strengths as commonly found in wine: between 12% to 15% or so.
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.
A Classic Cocktail
Thoroughly shake with ice. Strain into 6 cocktail glasses.
Note: No sweetening in any form should be added. Drink this and you can drink anything; new-laid eggs put into it become hard-boiled.
Savoy Cocktail Book, 1930