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Reviews written by Evan Camomile

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February 11, 2013 (Updated: February 11, 2013)
Overall rating 
 
3.3
Appearance 
 
3.0
Louche 
 
3.5
Aroma 
 
3.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
3.0
Finish 
 
4.0
Overall 
 
3.5
Traditional Absinthe
A Diamond and the Rough.

Appearance: A “thick” but clear olive oil hue. The dead leafing denotes a natural coloration, as well as the possibility of over-coloring since this is a relatively new absinthe on...

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Evan Camomile
October 01, 2012
Overall rating 
 
4.5
Appearance 
 
4.0
Louche 
 
4.5
Aroma 
 
5.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
4.5
Finish 
 
5.0
Overall 
 
4.0
Traditional Absinthe
It's so close!

Appearance: So close to perfect. There is the slightest, and I mean tiniest, amount of hue. The only other visible imperfections are from the glass. Water isn't this clear. ...

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Evan Camomile
October 01, 2012
Overall rating 
 
3.0
Appearance 
 
3.0
Louche 
 
3.0
Aroma 
 
3.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
3.0
Finish 
 
3.0
Overall 
 
3.0
Traditional Absinthe
Thickness.

Appearance: On the darker and heavier side of peridot. Clean, clear, and appearing dead leaf. Louche: Way too thick. Unlike other star anise efforts that leave at...

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Evan Camomile
September 30, 2012
Overall rating 
 
3.2
Appearance 
 
3.0
Louche 
 
3.5
Aroma 
 
3.5
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
3.0
Finish 
 
3.0
Overall 
 
3.0
Some polish

Appearance: A clear dark and heavy yellow. Very topaz and a bit dead leaved. Louche: Thick and milky while retaining lots of color but surprisingly hued....

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Evan Camomile
September 30, 2012
Overall rating 
 
2.9
Appearance 
 
3.0
Louche 
 
3.0
Aroma 
 
3.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
2.5
Finish 
 
3.0
Overall 
 
3.0
Traditional Absinthe
Not Jelly

Appearance: This carries an old “dead leaf” hue with just hints of green. The overall impression is of a dark topaz that appears heavy. It is otherwise clear and sediment...

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Evan Camomile
September 24, 2012
Overall rating 
 
3.4
Appearance 
 
3.0
Louche 
 
4.0
Aroma 
 
4.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
3.5
Finish 
 
3.0
Overall 
 
3.0
Traditional Absinthe
Light and Fresh

Appearance: A light and thin olive color. Clear and natural. Louche: Opaline displays a perfect translucence with green-amber hues in the body and greyish blue hues towards...

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Evan Camomile
September 20, 2012
Overall rating 
 
3.1
Appearance 
 
3.0
Louche 
 
3.5
Aroma 
 
3.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
3.0
Finish 
 
2.5
Overall 
 
3.5
Traditional Absinthe
Like spice notes?

NOTE: I feel that is important to disclose that I am friends with the producers of this absinthe. When reviewing I have made every attempt to stay as objective as...

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Evan Camomile
September 03, 2012
Overall rating 
 
2.4
Appearance 
 
3.0
Louche 
 
3.0
Aroma 
 
2.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
2.0
Finish 
 
2.0
Overall 
 
2.5
Traditional Absinthe
Iron Curtain of Badine

Appearance: A heavy, dark and grassy olive-green hue colors this clear and haze free absinthe. Louche: This absinthe brings on the thickness. The clouds burst into gelatin...

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Evan Camomile
August 14, 2012
Overall rating 
 
4.9
Appearance 
 
5.0
Louche 
 
4.5
Aroma 
 
5.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
5.0
Finish 
 
5.0
Overall 
 
5.0
Rhodium Standard

Appearance: A surprisingly green peridot, although still more towards the yellow side. Clear with just a little haziness to it that is hard to spot. Natural and obviously very well...

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Evan Camomile
August 06, 2012 (Updated: August 06, 2012)
Overall rating 
 
3.8
Appearance 
 
4.0
Louche 
 
3.5
Aroma 
 
4.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
3.5
Finish 
 
3.5
Overall 
 
4.0
Medicinal Campfire

Appearance: A clear yet heavy and dark burnt umber color. Very pretty but also very colored. Natural and intentional. The yellow color speaks more of whiskey, cognac, and other brown...

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Evan Camomile
May 21, 2012
Overall rating 
 
4.2
Appearance 
 
5.0
Louche 
 
3.0
Aroma 
 
4.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
5.0
Finish 
 
4.0
Overall 
 
4.0
Traditional Absinthe
Hallmark of the Bleue Tradition

Appearance: Clearer than water with a hint of nothingness. This is seriously clean and clear. The glass ads the only imperfection that I can see. Almost surreal to an extent....

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Evan Camomile
May 21, 2012
Overall rating 
 
4.3
Appearance 
 
4.0
Louche 
 
3.0
Aroma 
 
5.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
5.0
Finish 
 
4.0
Overall 
 
4.5
Traditional Absinthe
Coolest Cat Around

Appearance: A nice and clear peridot green. Slightly on the yellow side and just a tad thin but not much. Louche: This is an absinthe that can...

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Evan Camomile
May 21, 2012
Overall rating 
 
3.3
Appearance 
 
3.0
Louche 
 
4.0
Aroma 
 
4.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
3.0
Finish 
 
3.0
Overall 
 
3.0
Traditional Absinthe
Has Possibilities

Appearance: A clear and burnt topaz with a dark green hue. Definitely a little too dark. Louche: The color had me expecting worse but there is an...

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Evan Camomile
May 21, 2012
Overall rating 
 
2.6
Appearance 
 
3.0
Louche 
 
3.0
Aroma 
 
3.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
2.0
Finish 
 
3.0
Overall 
 
2.0
Traditional Absinthe
Style but no Substance

Appearance: The deep and dark color has faded to a natural amber hue. It's clear and clean but also dark. Louche: Extremely thin. The louche started well...

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Evan Camomile
May 18, 2012
Overall rating 
 
4.7
Appearance 
 
4.0
Louche 
 
4.5
Aroma 
 
5.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
5.0
Finish 
 
5.0
Overall 
 
4.5
The high literature of absinthe.

Appearance: Slightly yellowish side of peridot but clear and robust. Not thin or thick. Again this sample has already aged 3 years. Louche: Perfect if just a...

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Evan Camomile
May 18, 2012 (Updated: May 18, 2012)
Overall rating 
 
4.3
Appearance 
 
3.0
Louche 
 
4.5
Aroma 
 
5.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
5.0
Finish 
 
4.0
Overall 
 
4.0
Impressive

Appearance: A thin peridot green that is slightly on the yellower side. I should note that the sample I am reviewing is 3 years old by now. ...

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Evan Camomile
May 18, 2012 (Updated: May 18, 2012)
Overall rating 
 
3.7
Appearance 
 
4.0
Louche 
 
3.5
Aroma 
 
4.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
3.5
Finish 
 
3.5
Overall 
 
3.5
Traditional Absinthe
Louched not Stirred.

Appearance: This blanche is extremely clear with just the slightest tint. Close to perfect but there's some yellow hue in the way. Louche: The louche is translucent...

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Evan Camomile
May 18, 2012
Overall rating 
 
3.5
Appearance 
 
3.0
Louche 
 
3.0
Aroma 
 
4.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
3.0
Finish 
 
4.0
Overall 
 
4.0
Traditional Absinthe
From Sweden with Love

Appearance: Valkyria has a clear and natural peridot green color whose only flaw is that it is more than a bit on the thin side. Louche:...

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Evan Camomile
April 30, 2012
Overall rating 
 
3.9
Appearance 
 
4.0
Louche 
 
4.0
Aroma 
 
4.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
4.0
Finish 
 
3.0
Overall 
 
4.0
Traditional Absinthe
Very nice Rouge.

Appearance: A clear rusty dark red/orange combo. Almost like aged wine but a bit brighter. Beautiful. Louche: A bit on the weak side but a wonderfully beautiful...

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Evan Camomile
April 30, 2012
Overall rating 
 
1.7
Appearance 
 
3.0
Louche 
 
1.0
Aroma 
 
1.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
2.0
Finish 
 
1.0
Overall 
 
2.0
Traditional Absinthe
A Swing and a Miss.

Appearance: Very dark but natural brownish green color, akin to rotting olives. Clear and sediment free. Louche: Lots of oil trail but no clouds. Just ends...

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