Absinthia's Blog — event

Tales of the Cocktail - A Week at the New Orleans Ritz Carleton

Last week I had the great pleasure of attending Tales of the Cocktail. The sign on my table at Meet the Distiller made it into an article! Read on...   Absinthia Vermut - Founder & CEO of Absinthia's Bottled Spirits at Tales of the CocktailPhoto by Athea Merredyth Tales of the Cocktail happens every year in New Orleans. This was the first in-person Tales, as we call it, since 2019, and the excitement was even higher than usual because of it! For the first time since its inception, the event was held outside the French Quarter at the Ritz Carlton. My lovely assistant Athea...

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What I learned at Bar Convent Brooklyn 2022

Last week I had the great pleasure of attending Bar Convent Brooklyn. Bar Convent Brooklyn is a two-day trade fair and a premier event for beverage and bar industry professionals.

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The Incredible Adventure of Judging an Absinthe Bartender Competition

The Green Beast Cocktail Competition   As a judge at a recent bartender competition in San Francisco, I had the incredible experience of tasting cocktails from some of the Bay Area's top mixologists. Palette SF hosted an Absinthe Cocktail Competition, yet another stellar Absinthe event at their beautiful restaurant! As an Absinthe expert, I was called to be one of the three judges and was so excited to be at the very first Green Beast Absinthe cocktail competition! As a judge, I was looking for creative and well-balanced cocktails that showcased the unique flavors of Absinthe. I was curious to...

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The Oscars 2022: Serving up Absinthe at an A-list Event

The Oscars are the gold standard of awards ceremonies! I had the great pleasure of showcasing my handcrafted Absinthe at a pre-Oscar gifting event. It was so exciting to be a part of it!

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