Absente Refined

Absenthe Absente Refined

(0.75l, 55%)


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The Absinthe that introduced a generation is back once again.
 
Distilleries et Domaines in Provence has been making Wines. Liqueurs, and Aperitifs in the town of Forclaquier, France, for over one hundred years. The location is ideal since the Provence region of southern France is home for thousand of hectares of herb, floral, and grain fields across picturesque rolling hills and valleys. The region has inspired artists for centuries. But it is all those herbs and florals that  provide the ingredients for their elixirs — of which there are dozens to be had.
 
OK… this is a SUPER interesting story. The word “Absente” means “absent,” as in not there. The original liqueur was an Absinthe. But when “real” Absinthe was outlawed in the early 20th century due to unfair hysteria over wormwood, they removed it from the recipe and changed the name to Absente… get it? The wormwood was absent. But then the laws changed back and now wormwood is legal again, so they’ve put it back into the recipe. But the brand “Absente” is still cool so they call it Absente Refined — Now With Wormwood.
 
The story alone is worth it, right? But it’s a traditional sweet verte Absinthe in the French style with grande wormwood and anise. For years it was the only one available and introduced a generation. Enjoy!
  • Category
  • Style
    Wormwood Absinthe
  • Region
    France
  • Country
    France
  • Alcohol
    55%
  • Distillery
    Distilleries et Domaines

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wormwood
anise
fresh herbs
sweet
agave
floral
grain
sugar
slightly bitter
What does Absente Refined taste like?

The Flavor Spiral™ shows the most common flavors that you'll taste in Absente Refined and gives you a chance to have a taste of it before actually tasting it.

We invented Flavor Spiral™ here at Flaviar to get all your senses involved in tasting drinks and, frankly, because we think that classic tasting notes are boring.

Tasting Notes

Appearance / Color
Pale Green
 
Nose / Aroma / Smell
The aroma is heavy with anise and star anise and fresh herbs.
 
Flavor / Taste / Palate
The flavor is immediately sweet and vegetative with note of fennel and anise from start to finish.
 
Finish 
Short, sweet finish with fennel notes.
Ratings & Reviews
Daniel
Daniel,
Still contemplating the effects vs. the flavor. Overall, I’d recommend everyone try 👍
 
Jason
Jason,
Wow. I love the warm feeling. Great experience
 
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