This recipe is an update of an original recipe created by the great painter and absinthe drinker, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec. It is called “The Earthquake” due to the drink’s strength.
Photo by Anna-Lucia Stone
- Lucid Absinthe
- Mix absinthe and cognac together in an absinthe glass at a ratio of 1 part absinthe to 1 part cognac.
- Mix thoroughly to ensure drink consistency.
- Gradually add iced water, exactly as with a traditional absinthe preparation.