The prices of bottled Absinthe can force a person to visit the websites related to Absinthe preparation. Absinthe needs distilling and to have it done in the United States one will require a license!
There are many websites with recipes and ingredients for making Absinthe(or Absynth) at home. Herbal ingredients usually include the traditional three ingredients of wormwood (Artemisia Absinthium), aniseed and fennel plus other herbs and essential oils used in the history of Absinthe making, such as hyssop, lemon balm, calamus, roman wormwood, anise, licorice, angelica, sage, mint and sweet flag. There is too much complications and wastage of time in the distilling process of Absinthe. Kits help a person to make the Absinthe in easy manner.
Absinthes made from different kits cannot have the same thujone levels. Absinthe that contains more wormwood will be more bitter.
How To Make Absinthe With Kits
Some kits provide you with herbs that you have to steep and the filter but by far the easiest kits to use are essence kits. AbsintheKit.com sell Absinthe essencesto both the Absinthe industry and to consumers. Their Absinthe essences are prepared by using top-quality herbs and essential oils and high tech carbon dioxide distillation. Simply mix 20ml of essence with 730ml of vodka or Everclear and you have the perfect Absinthe liquor made with real wormwood and natural ingredients. A 20ml bottle of Absinthe essence will make 750ml of Absinthe and an essence only costs $3.95!
The essences are also available in a Absinthe kit which makes 14 bottles of Absinthe and it contains a 280ml bottle of essence, bottle labels and a plastic measure – all for $29.
How To Make Absinthe Using the Ritual
Once you have made your bottle of Absinthe you will need to know how to prepare your Absinthe drink. The following recipe or procedure can be used.
First you will need the right equipment:-
- An Absinthe glass is needed
- An Absinthe spoon is required
- A sugar cube
- Iced Water
Pour a shot (25-50ml) of Absinthe into the glass.
Rest the Absinthe spoon on top of the glass and place a cube of sugar on the slotted spoon.
The iced water can be dripped over the sugar by using a fountain or a steady hand.
One can see the louche after mixing the water and sugar solution into the Absinthe.
Sit back and enjoy your perfect Absinthe drink.
The perfect Absinthe louche may take some attempts but knowing the way of Asbinthe preparation is very easy.