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The Truth About Absinthe Fields

Today is the first day, in a week, that I’ve not only been out of bed but also able to somewhat function.  A cold?  The flu?   176 more words


Cocktail Club | Post-Election Corpse Reviver #2

November Cocktail Club proved to be a great one! We were all feeling the post-election blues, and we really just needed an afternoon in our pajamas, recovering from the devastation of the recent election, eating a ton of great comfort food — and of course, the cocktail had to be on point! 367 more words

Cocktail Club

La Louisane

A Cocktail that I have not heard of until recently, the La Louisane hails from New Orleans. I certainly think that with the ingredients it will have an interesting array of flavours, although I guess for an upand coming bar there are two ways of looking at it. 189 more words


My first taste of absinthe.

My first taste of absinthe was in New Orleans…. To be fair it will probably be my last taste! Trying a glass of absinthe has been on my bucket list for sometime and in my head I imagined a luminous green thick liquid which when swirled round the glass would stick. 175 more words

nginious! Gin

Think of Switzerland and you probably think of chocolate, watches and cuckoo clocks. You probably don’t think of spirits. And yet Switzerland has a relationship with absinthe that rivals that of the UK’s with gin. 1,356 more words



Hello Everyone!

I apologize you the disruption in my posts. I thought I had a review and a book haul scheduled for your enjoyment, but I guess I did not have them set up. 555 more words


Making Absinthe in Switzerland

A very fun article form Food Republic. it starts this way

In the bright green hills of Boveresse on the border of Switzerland and France, down a sleepy street lined with cobblestones, in an old, dusty house, you will find Philippe Martin quietly distilling absinthe. 38 more words