Reviews written by jcbphd

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Traditional Absinthe
Reviewed by jcbphd     April 02, 2011
Overall rating 
 
2.7
Appearance 
 
4.0
Louche 
 
3.0
Aroma 
 
3.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
2.0
Finish 
 
2.0
Overall 
 
2.0

Thanks but I'll Pass

This was purchased at my local Vom Fass, which doesn't sell Libertine in the standard pre-packaged bottle, but in their own generic packaging; however the label clearly indicates that it...

Traditional Absinthe
Reviewed by jcbphd     April 02, 2011
Overall rating 
 
4.2
Appearance 
 
5.0
Louche 
 
4.0
Aroma 
 
4.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
4.0
Finish 
 
4.0
Overall 
 
4.0

An Enjoyable Blanch with Plenty of Wormwood and Sp

This absinthe was reviewed on 1/31/11. Water was hand-poured from a pitcher and one sugar cube was used. Appearance: Crystal clear and brilliant; free of any particulate matter...

Absinthe Substitutes
Reviewed by jcbphd     July 06, 2008
Overall rating 
 
3.6
Appearance 
 
4.0
Louche 
 
3.0
Aroma 
 
4.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
4.0
Finish 
 
2.0
Overall 
 
4.0

A nice alternative to absinthe

Color: The pre-louche color of HB is a clear amber-yellow with a tinge of feuille morte. Post-louche, the color is a heavily-milky, ultra-pale, dull lemon-yellow. Louche: Given the presence...

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A Classic Cocktail

Bombay Cocktail (No. 2)

1 dash absinthe
2 dashes Curaçao
1/4 French vermouth
1/4 Italian vermouth
1/2 brandy
 

Shake with ice.  Strain into cocktail glass.

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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