Absinthe

Try a legendary European tipple on the 'absinthe trail' in France and Switzerland

If you’ve grown tired of sampling the latest craft beers in Portland or scoping out the hottest new whiskies in Japan, then why not head back in time and sample an old classic – a glass of absinthe – in France and Switzerland.<p>There’s been a proliferation of new small distilleries in France’s …

Tipple

Drinking in Prague: Absinthe & Burčak

The Czechs didn’t invent beer, but it would be understandable if you thought so after a visit to Prague or other Czech towns. After all, …

Europe

Cast members from Absinthe celebrate New Year

Portland, OR

Three Myths and Three Truths of Absinthe

You've seen it in "Moulin Rouge." You've seen it in your local goth's fan-fiction. And the Toulouse-Lautrec fanatics among you are only too familiar …

Alcohol

Absinthe Cocktails Take Flight At Brasserie du Parc

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Houston

Arkham Absinthe - The Taste Will Drive You Mad!

Arkham Absinthe by Nemons<p>Having tired of the supervillain's life Poison Ivy sought out a new way to use her incredible botanical powers and make some …

T-shirts

Absinthe Was Once Banned for Being Evil---Now It's Just Meh

During its heyday in the 19th century, absinthe was one of the world’s most popular liquors—a fixture on bar menus from Paris to New Orleans and a particular favorite among artists.<p>It was long rumored to cause hallucinations: Oscar Wilde said he once saw flowers spring up around him at a cafe while …

Lifestyle

15 Awesome Examples of Agency Gifts For Their Clients

Agencies would be nothing without their clients so it's only fitting that every once in awhile they want to give back. Client gifts have become a …

Wine & Spirits

Stowaway

<b>Price:</b> $13<p><b>Ingredients:</b> Mezcal, pickled pumpkin, habanero, oloroso and lime<p><b>Flavor:</b> This fall addition to the cocktail lineup from Waypoint’s Mira …

Boston

9 Wonderfully Weird Liquors You Should Learn to Love

Timid drinkers prepare: it's time to take a bit of mystery out of some strange bottles on your liquor store shelf.<p>We know you're nervous. Usually you …

Cocktails

TurboDojo - Absinthe Films

• <b>Director:</b> Shane Charlebois & Justin A. Hostynek<p>From the longest standing independent snowboard film makers and repeat winners of Best Snowboard film …

Movies

A. Junod Absinthe

Designer: Randy Mora<br>Project Type: Produced, Commercial Work<br>Client: A.Junod Absinthe<br>Location: Pontarlier, France<br>Packaging Contents: Absinthe<br>Packaging …

Design

Top Food Myths Finally Debunked

1. The 5-Second Rule<p>As much as you want something to be true, doesn’t actually make it true. This goes double for proponents of the "five-second …

Spices

This Company Makes Tea Based on Your Favorite Fantasy Series

Tea and geekiness go hand in hand. The world is full of shabby, much-loved copies of Harry Potter and Game of Thrones with tea rings on their covers. …

Tea

Everything You Need To Know About Absinthe

Timothy Ludwig<p>/ Wine & Spirits<p>Everything You Need To Know About Absinthe<p>No, it won't make you hallucinate – but it does make a damn good drink. …

Boston Red Sox

Texas' first absinthe distillery is bringing the notorious spirit back to life

Inside Derelict Airship Distillery’s Bastrop, Texas, warehouse, the smells of fennel and anise cling to the air as Matt Mancuso, Derelict’s head …

Tea & Absinthe Is the Geeky Tea Maker Adding Flavor to Fandom

This independent tea maker produces blends inspired by some of our most recognizable geek obsessions including 'Harry Potter,' 'Star Trek,' and Mario …

Harry Potter

This Secret Toronto Bar Is 100% Dedicated To Absinthe And You Might Not Make It Home

<b>When it comes to spirits,</b> there is nothing more sinister than absinthe. The iconic greenish drink was controversial in the past for its inclusion of …

Toronto

Matcha Blossom Recipe | SELF

Makes 1 Cocktail (plus 3 extra servings of syrup)<p>For the cocktail:<p>2ounces gin<br>• 1/2 fresh peach, sliced<br>• 3/4 ounce matcha simple syrup (recipe below)<br>• 3/4 …

Beverages

PUNCH | How to "Season" Cocktails with Spirits and Liqueurs

A simple glass rinse is nothing new. Coating the inside of a glass with a bit of absinthe is among the oldest tricks in the bartending book (just …

If You Only Watch One Snowboarding Movie This Year, Check Out Absinthe’s ‘TurboDojo’

<b>The boys at Absinthe Films have been doiong it right since 1997.</b> Their flicks always seem to have the right mix of music and shred, the perfect …

Snowboarding

Absinthe Films “TurboDojo”: Official Trailer

Absinthe: TurboDojo Trailer<p>Absinthe Films has been putting out legendary movies for over a decade and now you can add “TurboDojo” to their list. The …

There's a Refreshed Feeling at State Bird Provisions, Serpentine, Belcampo, and Absinthe

A bunch of SF restaurants took advantage of the Labor Day holiday to close for some refreshes and updates, and here’s the reopening report. <b>~STATE</b> …

Restaurants

If You Aren't Making Frozen Absinthe Cocktails, You Should Be

The "green fairy" is more versatile than most people give it credit for.<p>Even if you’ve never tried absinthe, you’ve heard <i>plenty</i> about it. “The green …

Frozen

Absinthe stars at Chicago bars this summer

Absinthe has a frightening reputation. The mere mention of the licorice-y spirit makes bar patrons fearful of its strong flavor and poisonous notoriety. Says Charles Baker, in his 1939 cocktail classic "Jigger, Beaker and Glass: Drinking Around the World," "Absinthe … can conquer the most …

Food

Alpha Absinthe Infused Claro Robusto

Suggest a beverage pairing for a cigar and you’ll get some fairly standard responses: rum, coffee, Scotch, bourbon, other whisk(e)y, and maybe a …

Dominican Republic

In A Nut Shell: Chef Austin Navarre

With tat-laden arms, a Brooklyn-worthy beard, and adorn in apparel promoting every decent raw bar in the country but his own, Austin Navarre doesn’t …

Restaurants

Cocktail of the week: Locura recipe

Mezcal and absinthe aren’t everyone’s cup of tea, especially in the same glass, but they combine to luscious effect in this refreshing tipple<p>Mezcal and absinthe is an eye-opening combo, hence this drink’s name, which is Spanish for madness, but the cucumber and lemon bring it back down to earth. …

Tipple

Mike G: Ep 183 - Derelict Airship Distilling: Bringing a New Face to Absinthe

Info<p>Cocktails, food, and hospitality are experiencing a beautiful resurgence. Meet the best chefs, entrepreneurs, bartenders, brand owners, and …

A New Catalan Tapas Spot From the Absinthe Group Rises in Hayes Valley

As Mufasa described the Circle of Life to Simba, “A Southern comfort restaurant ends so that in its place may rise a Spanish-Catalan, tapas-centric …

Travel