La Fee is delighted to announce the release of a newly refined La Fee Absinthe
Parisienne, using 100% natural ingredients, in collaboration with Marie-Claude Delahaye, founder and curator of the French Absinthe
After the legalization of absinthe
two years ago, countless new and old-recipes for the anise spirit have launched and relaunched.
An SRO crowd of about 150 people got a chance to lift their spirits at the Worcester Art Museum Thursday night with a taste of absinthe
, a recently legalized green-tinged drink that inspired writers and artists for centuries.
An additional seven absinthes
are expected to launch in the next few months.
offer 70 to 80 percent alcohol, and its name swirls through the excesses of the bohemian art world during the late 1800s - associating with names like van Gogh, Wilde, Baudelaire, Rimbaud and Poe.
Much like the authentic absinthes
of the Belle Epoque Era, Grande Absente is 138 proof and 69 percent alcohol by volume.
We were surprised to learn that not all absinthes
mix in cocktails as well as others.
It turns out that most retailers are putting absinthes
on the cordials shelf, regardless of their proof level.
are distilled, the Czech or Bohemian varieties being a major exception.
Superieure, one of the famous Jade Liqueurs absinthes
, is the creation of renowned absinthe
La Fee's international portfolio contains four authentic award winning absinthes
under the one La Fee brand name from France, Switzerland and the Czech Republic.
Unlike other absinthes
, Mata Hari drinks like a prestige, top shelf liquor.
From behind his bar, which is chock full of with a variety of bitters, specialty liqueurs, absinthes
produced in France and eastern Europe, eau-de-vies and absinthe
-like creations from California's Domaine Charbay and others, Dionysus gets to play with ingredients most other bars don't even carry.
were submitted from all over the world for this judging, three won gold medals and Vieux Pontarlier Absinthe
won a double gold medal, making it the "Top Absinthe
As for absinthe
, Driscoll said it should continue to grow.