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How Vintage Absinthe Posters Became Art

If you're a fan of Art Nouveau and vintage posters, then you're sure to love the art of absinthe advertising. This type of poster was popular in the late 19th century and helped give absinthe its enigmatic reputation.

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Writing with the Green Fairy Muse

The Most Famous Absinthe Drinkers Who Were Writers Absinthe is notoriously connected to creativity. Many infamous writers have proclaimed Absinthe as a creative writing tool.

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The Many Famous Artists Who Have Been Inspired By Absinthe

Absinthe's Long and Colorful History Absinthe is having a revival period, and people are beginning to appreciate it for what it is: a beautiful, delicious, complex spirit. But artists have always understood its unique qualities.

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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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