You have found one of the internet's premier independent resources for all things absinthe. Anything from the enticing history and lore surrounding one of the finest and most interesting drinks of our times to independent in depth reviews of contemporary absinthes as well as rare century old specimens from before the ban.
Absinthe.se has undergone a complete, well needed, make-over. With a restructured reviews section, including search features for reviews and a vast addition of historical information I hope the new and improved absinthe.se will please you all and that you will enjoy it as much as I did working on its transformation. So, go on and explore the wonderful world that awaits you - let the green fairy guide you.
- Markus Hartsmar
Many writers "of old" wrote poems or passages about absinthe. Some drank it, some didn't. Find some of them here as well as reviews and notes on modern books about absinthe.
The Absinthe Poetry section has seen several updates the past days. Poems and information about more authors; Antonin Artaud, Arthur Symons, Francis Saltus Saltus, Florence Folsom and Robert Loveman. Open your mind and have a drink while you enjoy their lyrics.
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