Brunelle Cocktail with Absinthe

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Ingredients:

  • 1/2 oz Lucid Absinthe
  • 2 oz lemon juice
  • 1/2 tablespoon sugar

Preparation:

  • Mix ingredients in glass.
  • Shake with ice and strain into a chilled coupe.

Source: The Savoy  Cocktail Book, © 1930 Harry Craddock

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Une Nuit d’Absinthe and The Versailles Experience Cocktail

Attention Milwaukee residents: mark your calendars for Une Nuit d’Absinthe on September 13th. There will be free tastings of Purple Door absinthe ice cream, as well as absinthe chocolate  from Indulgence Chocolatiers, free French lessons, glass blowers blowing classic absinthe glassware, and more. More info here:  http://onmilwaukee.com/dining/articles/nibblesept22013.html
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“The Versailles Experience” is a cocktail served in an absinthe fountain, in which Tanqueray Gin and Absinthe are combined with pear, lemon, apple and mint.
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Santé!
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The Lucid Summer Punch Cocktail

Celebrate Labor Day with the Lucid Summer Punch

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Ingredients:

  • 1 oz. Lucid Absinthe
  • 2 blackberries
  • ½ oz. ginger syrup
  • ¾ oz. fresh orange juice
  • 1 oz. gin

Preparation:

  • Muddle the berries in the ginger syrup and orange juice
  • Add remaining ingredients
  • Shake well and strain over ice

Absinthe glasses come in many shapes.
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One of the most beautiful absinthe louches we’ve seen.
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Brazil Cocktail with Absinthe

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Ingredients:

  • 1 Dash Lucid Absinthe
  • 1 Dash Angostura Bitters
  • 1/2 French Vermouth (2 oz Noilly Prat)
  • 1/2 Sherry (2 oz Lustau Solera Reserva Dry Oloroso Sherry “Don Nuño”)

Preparation:

  • Stir and strain into a cocktail glass.
  • Squeeze lemon peel on top.

Source: The Savoy  Cocktail Book, © 1930 Harry Craddock

Lucid Absinthe Blog 7/1/2013

“The only way to get rid of temptation is to yield to it…”
– Oscar Wilde, absinthe drinker

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Beat the heat with the Absinthe Blueberry Cocktail. Recipe at http://www.nj.com/entertainment/dining/index.ssf/2013/06/blueberry_cocktail.html

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A Russian paintball team liked Lucid Absinthe so much, they made us their logo.
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Can you spot the Lucid?

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