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Reviews written by Evan Camomile

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Traditional Absinthe
Reviewed by Evan Camomile     April 24, 2012
Overall rating 
 
2.9
Appearance 
 
4.0
Louche 
 
3.0
Aroma 
 
3.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
2.0
Finish 
 
2.5
Overall 
 
3.0

I'm left confused by this one.

Appearance: Clear. Not much else to say about this blanche. Louche: Holy milky thickness Batman! It is hued at the edges but this is an overly strong louche. ...

Traditional Absinthe
Reviewed by Evan Camomile     April 12, 2012
Overall rating 
 
3.6
Appearance 
 
5.0
Louche 
 
4.0
Aroma 
 
3.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
3.0
Finish 
 
3.0
Overall 
 
3.5

Simplicity at its best

NOTE: The bottle I reviewed matches this picture. If the US version is the current place for reviews, let me know and I'll move this review over there. Appearance:...

Traditional Absinthe
Reviewed by Evan Camomile     April 12, 2012
Overall rating 
 
4.3
Appearance 
 
4.0
Louche 
 
3.0
Aroma 
 
5.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
5.0
Finish 
 
5.0
Overall 
 
4.0

Different and awesome!

Appearance: A smooth and clear olive green. Slightly darker than most peridot colored absinthes. Louche: The louche is actually a bit thick and only slightly transparent (4:1). The frog...

Traditional Absinthe
Reviewed by Evan Camomile     April 12, 2012
Overall rating 
 
4.8
Appearance 
 
4.0
Louche 
 
5.0
Aroma 
 
5.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
5.0
Finish 
 
5.0
Overall 
 
5.0

Crooner Smooth

Appearance: L'Ancienne is a clear and dark topaz. Natural and clear with a bit of dead leaf darkness to the color. Louche: The louche starts with a bang and...

Traditional Absinthe
Reviewed by Evan Camomile     April 12, 2012
Overall rating 
 
3.0
Appearance 
 
3.0
Louche 
 
3.0
Aroma 
 
3.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
3.0
Finish 
 
3.0
Overall 
 
3.0

A good start.

Appearance: Pale yellow that looks like an off color blanche. Natural though. Louche: Nice oil trails with a smooth gradient. When finished it is a very thick louche. The...

Retired Brands
Reviewed by Evan Camomile     September 26, 2011
Overall rating 
 
4.3
Appearance 
 
5.0
Louche 
 
5.0
Aroma 
 
5.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
3.0
Finish 
 
4.0
Overall 
 
4.0

Near perfection.

Color: A clean and clear bright gem green. Not dark or deep but not light or shallow. Near perfect with no sediment or cloudy texture. Louche: In the area...

Faux Absinthe
Reviewed by Evan Camomile     September 26, 2011
Overall rating 
 
1.0
Appearance 
 
1.0
Louche 
 
1.0
Aroma 
 
1.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
1.0
Finish 
 
1.0
Overall 
 
1.0

Is this a joke? Certainly it must be.

Color: Dark green but still neon. In fact it is a vivid green through an amber glass bottle. They can do amazing things with chemicals these days. Louche: I...

Traditional Absinthe
Reviewed by Evan Camomile     September 20, 2011
Overall rating 
 
3.0
Appearance 
 
3.0
Louche 
 
2.0
Aroma 
 
4.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
3.0
Finish 
 
3.0
Overall 
 
3.0

The Scarlet Woman Lost Some Color.

Color: Due to the age of the sample that I got this was more tequila colored than rouge. Maybe a juane color by now. Pictures show a nice red, but...

Traditional Absinthe
Reviewed by Evan Camomile     September 20, 2011
Overall rating 
 
2.8
Appearance 
 
2.0
Louche 
 
4.0
Aroma 
 
2.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
3.0
Finish 
 
3.0
Overall 
 
3.0

Dulce y Rojo

Color: The color is very pretty with a warm flame-like red that is definitely artificial. Louche: The louche turns a milky orange-rose like color. Translucency is just about spot...

Traditional Absinthe
Reviewed by Evan Camomile     August 20, 2011
Overall rating 
 
4.3
Appearance 
 
4.0
Louche 
 
4.0
Aroma 
 
4.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
5.0
Finish 
 
5.0
Overall 
 
4.0

Noble Sauvage

Color: A deep yellow chartreuse color. Dark, heavy, and strong but still clear. Louche: Slow to start with nice layering. Ends up thick and still retains quite a bit...

Retired Brands
Reviewed by Evan Camomile     July 12, 2011
Overall rating 
 
3.8
Appearance 
 
3.0
Louche 
 
4.0
Aroma 
 
4.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
4.0
Finish 
 
4.0
Overall 
 
4.0

A Mystery in Many Ways.

Color: Straw yellow color with the tiniest bit of green. May have been aged a bit and subject to dead leaf. Very light on the color as well. Louche:...

Retired Brands
Reviewed by Evan Camomile     July 12, 2011
Overall rating 
 
3.0
Appearance 
 
4.0
Louche 
 
4.0
Aroma 
 
3.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
2.0
Finish 
 
2.0
Overall 
 
3.0

Tasty A.a. Bomb!

Color: Clear and without sediment, no hues or slight glow that I like to see in blanches but a very correct and nice color nonetheless. Louche: Slow, almost like...

Reviewed by Evan Camomile     July 07, 2011
Overall rating 
 
2.5
Appearance 
 
4.0
Louche 
 
4.0
Aroma 
 
2.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
2.0
Finish 
 
1.0
Overall 
 
2.0

Unbalanced and Simple.

Color: Clear and without any hues. No sediment or anything else obscuring the glass. Louche: Nice louche that starts right off the bat. Very thick when it is finished...

Reviewed by Evan Camomile     July 07, 2011
Last updated: July 07, 2011
Overall rating 
 
4.8
Appearance 
 
5.0
Louche 
 
5.0
Aroma 
 
4.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
5.0
Finish 
 
5.0
Overall 
 
5.0

I'm not usually a blanche lover, but...

Color: Extremely clear, it is hard to tell where it is if you use an ornate glass with any horizontal lines. In the sunlight there is a blue tint...

Traditional Absinthe
Reviewed by Evan Camomile     July 07, 2011
Overall rating 
 
4.6
Appearance 
 
5.0
Louche 
 
5.0
Aroma 
 
5.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
4.0
Finish 
 
5.0
Overall 
 
4.0

A Must Have.

Color: Deep and clear green-yellow balance. A very even color so it is hard to decide which color comes out more. Very clear and captivating to look at. Louche:...

Traditional Absinthe
Reviewed by Evan Camomile     July 04, 2011
Overall rating 
 
4.2
Appearance 
 
4.0
Louche 
 
3.0
Aroma 
 
5.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
5.0
Finish 
 
4.0
Overall 
 
4.0

Very nice with unique flavor.

Color: A yellowish jewel color. Clear and natural. Bright enough not to be dead leaf. Very good but too yellow in hue. Louche: Slow to start and hazes the...

Traditional Absinthe
Reviewed by Evan Camomile     July 04, 2011
Last updated: July 04, 2011
Overall rating 
 
4.5
Appearance 
 
5.0
Louche 
 
5.0
Aroma 
 
5.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
4.0
Finish 
 
4.0
Overall 
 
4.0

Great Surprise!

Color: The clarity is exemplary with a natural peridot green. Textbook presentation here! Louche: Active swirls that melt into clouds with some nice layering when the louche nears completion....

Traditional Absinthe
Reviewed by Evan Camomile     July 04, 2011
Overall rating 
 
4.8
Appearance 
 
4.0
Louche 
 
5.0
Aroma 
 
5.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
5.0
Finish 
 
5.0
Overall 
 
5.0

Favorite Jade!

Color: Greener side of peridot. Very clean, clear, natural and bright. As with most Jades this is a very nice color. Louche: Very pretty louche. The Jades seem to...

Traditional Absinthe
Reviewed by Evan Camomile     July 04, 2011
Overall rating 
 
3.3
Appearance 
 
4.0
Louche 
 
3.0
Aroma 
 
4.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
3.0
Finish 
 
3.0
Overall 
 
3.0

Coma Verte

Color: Nice green color. Not much depth but amazing clarity. Louche: Pretty louche and quick to cloud. By full finish it is a bit thin and retains some...

Traditional Absinthe
Reviewed by Evan Camomile     June 20, 2011
Overall rating 
 
4.3
Appearance 
 
4.0
Louche 
 
5.0
Aroma 
 
4.0
Flavor / Mouthfeel 
 
4.0
Finish 
 
5.0
Overall 
 
4.0

PF 1901

Color: PF 1901 is a light green and a bit yellow-gold at the edges. It is very clear and bright. It seems a little too pale but otherwise perfect. ...

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