Reviews written by tomecide
|Flavor / Mouthfeel||3.0|
Prepared 3:1 (water:absinthe) with one sugar cube on a slow drip. The pre-louche color is a deep, rich jade. Well accomplished, to be certain. In examining the bottle there...
|Flavor / Mouthfeel||4.0|
A Solid Absinthe for the US Market
This is a solid absinthe with a nice aroma, a reasonably well-rounded flavor and a decent louche. Prepared 3:1 (water: absinthe), one sugar cube on a slow drip. ...
|Flavor / Mouthfeel||2.0|
A Poor Quality Absinthe in a Gorgeous Bottle
When I first saw the bottle, I admit I had that "child on Christmas morning" feeling. What a great presentation. Unfortunately, my excitement receeded quickly when I opened the lovely...
A Classic Cocktail
Add to iced tumbler, shake and strain into a cocktail glass:
juice of one lime
1/2 jigger Swan Gin
1/2 jigger French vermouth
2 dashes Angostura Bitters
2 dashes absinthe
The Old Waldorf-Astoria Bar Book, 1933