Many people are desperately searching for Absinthe and asking the question “Where can I order a bottle of Absinthe?”. In the year 1988 Absinthe became legal in many EU countries but not in the United States until 2007 so several people have not even taste the real Absinthe.
Where Can I Order a Bottle of Absinthe?
Here are some tips to help you in your search for the perfect quality Absinthe:-
– Educate yourself about Absinthe, what it is, its history, its ingredients. Visit websites such as lafeeverte.net and absinthebuyersguide.com to gather more information about Absinthe.
– One must go through product descriptions and product reviews to collect more information about particular Absinthes. There are various Absinthes whose production is based on original genuine Absinthe recipes from the 18th century and 19th century. A person can also prepare these Absinhes by utilizing traditional methods and techniques. There are also many modern Absinthes on sale on the Internet, look for ones that have won awards or that have got good reviews.
– The Absinthe should have the wormwood content in it. The thujone content of Absinthes are listed by some websites. Thujone is a chemical found in wormwood which is gives Absinthe it’s name and slight bitter taste. The thujone content should be up to 10mg/kg in Absinthe in the USA and the EU. Anise and fennel are also key constituent of Absinthe. Wormwood bitters do not contain anise so they are not Absinthe. As the Czech Hill’s Absinthe is free from anise so it is also not a true Absinthe.
– One can get a large variety of Absinthe. Clear Swiss La Bleue styles are also good to taste. Absinthes such as the red Absenta Serpis from Spain and Tabu Red from Germany are different colored Absinthes.
– One must see the alcohol by volume of Absinthes. The abv of Absinthe ranges between 50 and 75%. The abv is half of a “Proof”.
– It is important to collect details of the Absinthe that a person wants to buy.
– One should consider the shipping cost also while comparing the prices from different sources.
– Educate yourself about The Ritual – the traditional way of preparing Absinthe.
A lot of Absinthe kits are available for the preparation of own wormwood Absinthe at home. A genuine Absinthe can not be produced from the Absinthe essences which are not distilled. Such essences are available from a company called AbsintheKit (AbsintheKitcom) who supply these essences to the Absinthe industry. As the essences contain the traditional Absinthe herbs, including wormwood so one has to only mix it with Everclear or vodka. It costs $3.95 plus the cost of the alcohol to make one 750ml bottle of Absinthe from an essence!
One can visit AbsintheKit.com to get Absinthe kits which contain enough essence to make 14 bottles of Absinthe, a plastic measure and 14 artistic bottle labels. These kits can be bought by paying $29. To buy replica Absinthe spoons and glasses one can visit their website.
Only considering “Where can I order a bottle of Absinthe” is not important?”, One can take into account an Absinthe essence.