WS Absinthe 101 Flyer Download

acrobat pdf icon Concise absinthe facts at your fingertips with this one-page, two-sided flyer.  Please feel free to download, print and distribute to your friends, drinking acquaintances, bar manager and liquor store manager.


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A Classic Cocktail

Maurice Cocktail

1 dash absinthe
Juice of 1/4 Orange
1/4 Italian vermouth
1/4 French vermouth
1/2 dry gin

Shake with ice. Strain into cocktail glass.

Savoy Cocktail Book, 1930