pont-glass.pngWormwood Society LogoThe Wormwood Society Absinthe Association is a non-profit educational and consumer advocacy organization focused on providing current, historically and scientifically accurate information about absinthe, the most maligned and misunderstood drink in history.

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Wormwood Society on Wine Library TV

Join our review editor, Brian Robinson and Wine Library's Gary Vaynerchuk in  tasting absinthe and separating myth from fact.
 

Absinthe: What's it all about? - Episode #658

April 14, 2009

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A Classic Cocktail

Absinthe, American Style

Mix in large bar glass:
 
1 pony absinthe
2 wineglasses water
4 dashes gum* 
glass fine ice
 
Shake until outside is covered with frost, then strain into sour glass.
 

Syrop Gomme, or simple syrup. 

Mixed Drinks and How To Make Them
The Bishop and Babcock Co., 1900.

 

  

 

 

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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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