It follows with a dramatic center of cypress, violet, absinthe and sage before finishing with a heady blend of agarwood, musk, cedarwood and dark vetiver.
Up until recently, absinthe was illegal in the United States and could still be illegal in your state.
There are those who feel that absinthe is far too dangerous to drink and to those I say use Pernod.
One very important point...the original recipe for Death in the Afternoon calls for absinthe.
Only recently has it become legal to purchase and drink true absinthe in the United States.
The bartender apologized, saying that they no longer served absinthe.
Be warned, absinthe is highly alcoholic and can make people a little crazy.
Don't worry, I won't be drinking any absinthe tonight, it has a strange effect on me.
Its industries include tanning, leather-dressing and shoe-making, silk-spinning, hat-making, absinthe-distilling and oil-refining.
Impure beverages induce all the graver neurotic and visceral disorders in alcoholism; and, like fusel oil, furfurol and the essence of absinthe, are convulsent poisons.