Reviews written by Miguel Urrutia

11 results - showing 1 - 11
 
 
Traditional Absinthe
Reviewed by Miguel Urrutia     December 11, 2011
Overall rating 
 
5.0
Appearance 
 
5.0
Louche 
 
5.0
Aroma 
 
5.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
5.0
Finish 
 
5.0
Overall 
 
5.0

EP scores a hit!

The golden appearance has me conditioned like a russian lab dog. The louche I had found a bit weak, but when I used my dripper tonight, it was everything the...

Traditional Absinthe
Reviewed by Miguel Urrutia     October 09, 2011
Overall rating 
 
4.2
Appearance 
 
5.0
Louche 
 
4.0
Aroma 
 
4.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
4.0
Finish 
 
4.0
Overall 
 
4.0

Tasty Grapefruit

The color look a classic peridot green, clear and bright. good louche aroma and flavor. I detect something that to my noob tongue tastes like grapefruit. Without sugar...

Reviewed by Miguel Urrutia     October 09, 2011
Overall rating 
 
4.8
Appearance 
 
5.0
Louche 
 
5.0
Aroma 
 
4.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
5.0
Finish 
 
5.0
Overall 
 
5.0

Awesomeness from Cheryl!

Classic Peridot color, bright and clear Great louche, even when power louched with 80F water. Opaque on top, translucent at the bottom of the glass. Nice aroma, with a...

Traditional Absinthe
Reviewed by Miguel Urrutia     September 25, 2011
Last updated: October 09, 2011
Overall rating 
 
4.3
Appearance 
 
4.0
Louche 
 
5.0
Aroma 
 
4.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
4.0
Finish 
 
5.0
Overall 
 
4.0

A solid absinthe with no faults.

A good absinthe, with solid 4s in all categories, except the louche, where in typical Jade fashion is amazing. The downside to us was that it wasn't great in...

Traditional Absinthe
Reviewed by Miguel Urrutia     September 24, 2011
Overall rating 
 
4.5
Appearance 
 
4.0
Louche 
 
5.0
Aroma 
 
4.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
5.0
Finish 
 
5.0
Overall 
 
4.0

We love the spicy frog!

This would be a really good absinthe, but the spiciness makes it one of the great absinthes. You gotta be carefull when adding water, not to confuse heat from spice...

Traditional Absinthe
Reviewed by Miguel Urrutia     September 23, 2011
Last updated: March 17, 2012
Overall rating 
 
4.7
Appearance 
 
4.0
Louche 
 
5.0
Aroma 
 
4.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
5.0
Finish 
 
5.0
Overall 
 
5.0

1901 meets and exceeds the hype and hoopla

kinda pale neat. Great Louche (must be a Ted thing) Nice, bold aroma Delicious flavor, bold, creamy, balanced, and very tasty Great finish, creamy and complex....

Retired Brands
Reviewed by Miguel Urrutia     July 12, 2011
Overall rating 
 
3.7
Appearance 
 
5.0
Louche 
 
3.0
Aroma 
 
4.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
4.0
Finish 
 
3.0
Overall 
 
3.0

So that is what good Wormwood tastes like!

I was expecting a horrible wormwood bomb, but I quite liked it with or without sugar. I could enjoy it on occasion on its own. A wonderful base,...

Reviewed by Miguel Urrutia     July 12, 2011
Overall rating 
 
4.8
Appearance 
 
5.0
Louche 
 
5.0
Aroma 
 
4.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
5.0
Finish 
 
5.0
Overall 
 
5.0

My favorite absinthe.

Color is a nice peridot Louche is gorgeous and jewel like. The neat aroma is balanced herbal and heavenly, louched it is still there but a bit subdued....

Retired Brands
Reviewed by Miguel Urrutia     July 12, 2011
Last updated: July 19, 2011
Overall rating 
 
4.5
Appearance 
 
3.0
Louche 
 
4.0
Aroma 
 
5.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
5.0
Finish 
 
5.0
Overall 
 
5.0

Tasty Stranger

Color is weak, but natural. Deceiving as to the flavors inside. Louche. OMG! aggressive and thick. Opalescence shmopalescence. Aroma, weak neat, but powerful and balanced when...

Traditional Absinthe
Reviewed by Miguel Urrutia     July 12, 2011
Last updated: October 09, 2011
Overall rating 
 
4.7
Appearance 
 
5.0
Louche 
 
4.0
Aroma 
 
4.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
5.0
Finish 
 
5.0
Overall 
 
5.0

My first blanche, and I loved it!

Jewel Like Louche, not quite like it's verte brethren, but very correct. Amazing neat aroma(I could wear this), somewhat subdued after louching. Surprisingly complex flavor, very refreshing. ...

Traditional Absinthe
Reviewed by Miguel Urrutia     May 27, 2011
Last updated: July 12, 2011
Overall rating 
 
4.5
Appearance 
 
5.0
Louche 
 
5.0
Aroma 
 
5.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
4.0
Finish 
 
4.0
Overall 
 
4.0

The perfect treat as dessert.

A natural green & dead leaf color, a shade darker than most, but natural. A Pretty jewel like louche, with impressive trails as soon as the water hits the...

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