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Absente

France
Liqueur
Absente

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Absente
Liqueur
$39.99
Tasting Notes
Absinthe was always, above all, an aniseed- flavored spirit, similar to ouzo, raki and arak. The flavor is also associated with black licorice, to give it much more balanced flavor.

General Info

Absente is a brand name of 110 proof anise liqueurs that has been marketed under the tagline “Absinthe Refined” since circa 2000. “Absente” is a French word that translates as “absent” in English. Absente’s U.S. marketing effort had long sought to associate the liqueur with traditional absinthe through statements such as. “The only difference is we replaced Wormwood…with a less bitter cousin called Southern-Wormwood, also known as “Petite Absinth,” which allows us to offer Absente in the United States.” Following the re-legalization of genuine in the U.S. in 2007, the North American importer introduced a reformulated version that includes Grande Wormwood (April, 2009) in an apparent effort to improve consumer appeal.  The new label proclaims, “Now with Wormwood!”

#12971 Case: 12 / 750ML