These are mostly the products that took over where absinthe left off, after the ban.  Pastis is an absinthe-like anise spirit that was essentially created to fill the gap left by absinthe.  There are also a number of intentional absinthe substitutes which are available in places where absinthe is difficult to obtain.

 

A Classic Cocktail

Duchess Cocktail (Waldorf-Astoria)

1 dash of orange bitters
1/3 absinthe
1/3 French vermouth
1/3 Italian vermouth 
 

Stir in iced mixing glass and strain into chilled cocktail glass.

The Old Waldorf-Astoria Bar Book

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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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