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-- By  Anonymous in  Unspecified location on Fri, 16 Jun 2017 at 19:08.

I have done LSD, cocaine, marijuana, blotter acid, Purple Haze acid, several different versions of mescaline and plenty of alcohol. The one that I missed however until today was absinthe. I feel confident that had I known about absinthe all those years ago and if it was legal I wouldn't have bothered with anything else. Cheers to the green fairy.

 
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Absinthe ritual of La Louche
'It is healthy,' declares this classic Absinthe Cusenier poster that depicts a suitably well-fed gent performing the traditional absinthe ritual. The lady at the window is transfixed!


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About the absinthe ritual

Absinthe.se is one reliable website that has a short how-to guide to the classic French ritual. They resolutely condemn (and refuse to provide instructions for) the modern-day "fire method".

Instructions for both rituals -- the traditional French one and the recent fire one -- are available at DrinkNation.com.

 



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