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  • Five Absinthe Substitutes To Try

    While we all know that the green fairy has a certain reputation, what are some notable absinthe substitutes if you can't get your hands on the real thing?
  • Is Bar Ampere Really A Taste Of Paris?

    For absinthe lovers residing in Melbourne, Bar Ampere has long been regarded as a go to - but is this hole in the wall establishment as French as it presents?
  • Introducing Green Tree Distillery

    Fancy a swig of absinthe from the oldest manufacturer of spirits in Europe? Then it's time to meet the venue that holds that title: Green Tree Distillery.
  • Seven Absinthe Brands To Try Before You Die

    As a new generation falls in love with the green fairy, new absinthe brands are popping up all over the world - but which are regarded as the fan favourites?
  • What Mixers To Use With Absinthe

    If you want to dance with the green fairy, knowing how to drink absinthe and what to mix it with is crucial if you want to avoid a nasty headache - or worse.
  • A Guide To Australian Made Absinthe

    While we usually regard the ‘green fairy’ to be a European liquor, did you know that there are a range of Australian made absinthe products on the market too?
  • The Best Absinthe Bars In Paris

    While the 'City of Light' has long been favoured by artists, poets and bohemes, it should come as no surprise that absinthe bars in Paris are a dime a dozen.
  • Is Absinthe Legal In Australia?

    Is absinthe legal in Australia? While the answer is technically yes, there are some strict terms and conditions that come with importing "the green...
  • A History Of Absinthe Through The Ages

    Long regarded as the elixir of choice for artists and hedonists throughout the ages, where is the line between fact vs fiction surrounding absinthe...
  • Six Famous Absinthe Drinkers Who Used It As A Muse

    While many of us know that the green fairy was beloved by 19th century bohemians, exactly how many famous absinthe drinkers could you identify by n...
  • How To Drink Absinthe And Live To Tell The Tale

    Knowing how to drink absinthe - or how not to - can be a game changer when it comes to surviving a night out with the green fairy. France’s love af...