Reviews written by dakini_painter

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Traditional Absinthe
Reviewed by dakini_painter     May 26, 2008
Overall rating 
 
3.4
Appearance 
 
3.0
Louche 
 
4.0
Aroma 
 
3.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
4.0
Finish 
 
3.0
Overall 
 
3.0

A very good absinthe

I bought a 4 oz sample of the first release of the Sirène through the generosity of Poor. This is the third glass I've had from my sample, diluted at...

Faux Absinthe
Reviewed by dakini_painter     April 17, 2008
Overall rating 
 
1.3
Appearance 
 
1.0
Louche 
 
3.0
Aroma 
 
1.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
1.0
Finish 
 
1.0
Overall 
 
1.0

Not like an absinthe

I received a sample of LTV from a friend. It was sent in an amber bottle, so I couldn't see the color. I poured out a 20 ml dose, and...

Traditional Absinthe
Reviewed by dakini_painter     April 08, 2008
Overall rating 
 
3.2
Appearance 
 
4.0
Louche 
 
3.0
Aroma 
 
3.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
3.0
Finish 
 
3.0
Overall 
 
3.0

drinkable, but anise dominant

I received a 4 oz sample of the St George from a friend. I think it is the second batch. It was diluted 4:1. The color out of the...

Reviewed by dakini_painter     October 11, 2007
Overall rating 
 
4.8
Appearance 
 
5.0
Louche 
 
5.0
Aroma 
 
4.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
5.0
Finish 
 
5.0
Overall 
 
5.0

A great absinthe

As others have said, this is a wonderful absinthe. This glass was from the 1914 cache and was watered at 3.5:1 without sugar, using a brouilleur. Wow. The color...

Traditional Absinthe
Reviewed by dakini_painter     October 10, 2007
Overall rating 
 
3.9
Appearance 
 
4.0
Louche 
 
4.0
Aroma 
 
4.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
4.0
Finish 
 
3.0
Overall 
 
4.0

Jade Absinthe Edouard

Jade Absinthe Edouard from Feb 2006. Diluted at 3.5:1, without sugar, using a brouilleur. The color is a very clear and bright pale green, leaning towards the blue. In...

Traditional Absinthe
Reviewed by dakini_painter     September 26, 2007
Overall rating 
 
4.2
Appearance 
 
4.0
Louche 
 
4.0
Aroma 
 
5.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
4.0
Finish 
 
4.0
Overall 
 
4.0

La Ptite

This particular bottle was perhaps a year old. The dilution was 4:1 (water:absinthe). This absinthe is a blanche, and it is very clear, bright and transparent. No sediment was...

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A Classic Cocktail

Depth Charge Cocktail

2 dashes absinthe
1/2 Glass Kina Lillet
1/2 Glass Dry Gin
 

Shake with ice. Strain into cocktail glass.

Squeeze orange peel on top.

Savoy Cocktail Book, 1930

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Absinthe Tasting Journal

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The WS Absinthe Tasting Journal

With room for over 200 tastings, provides novices and experts with a primer in absinthe history and facts, as well as instructions on how to conduct scorings and blind tastings.

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