Reviews written by tomecide

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Traditional Absinthe
Reviewed by tomecide     January 08, 2009
Overall rating 
 
3.2
Appearance 
 
4.0
Louche 
 
3.0
Aroma 
 
4.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
3.0
Finish 
 
2.0
Overall 
 
3.0

Certainly Unique

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...

Traditional Absinthe
Reviewed by tomecide     December 13, 2008
Overall rating 
 
3.7
Appearance 
 
3.0
Louche 
 
4.0
Aroma 
 
4.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
4.0
Finish 
 
3.0
Overall 
 
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. ...

Faux Absinthe
Reviewed by tomecide     December 05, 2008
Overall rating 
 
1.8
Appearance 
 
1.0
Louche 
 
2.0
Aroma 
 
1.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
2.0
Finish 
 
3.0
Overall 
 
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...

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A Classic Cocktail

Swan

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

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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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