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MOST AMERICANS ARE UN-INFORMED!

-- By  C3 in  U.S.A-PA. on Thu, 20 Sep 2012 at 12:02.

Take no offence! I am American myself....it is not uncommon for alot of Americans to know little if anything at all concerning Absinthe. To begin with; Absinthe hails from Europe;and was most popular with The French way back in the 1800's!!! Dont forget it was banned nearly World-Wide for about One Hundred Years and has only recently been resurrected! But; come-on Yanks;...theres 100's of web-sites! Learn alittle.............

 
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The original way to drink absinthe
Drinking absinthe the original way: dilute with chilled water which you slowly pour into your glass over a cube of sugar. Other ways to drink absinthe were invented since the time of this classic promotional poster by Bensa-Dupont. (Picture: Bibliotheque Forney, Paris)


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The Buy Absinthe .Net guide has further tips on how to make a glass of absinthe in the traditional French manner, plus some amusing pieces of trivia about the absinthe-drinking culture of the 19th century. The same page also gives recipes for a few classic absinthe cocktails you might want to try. 'Death in the Afternoon' anyone?

 



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