The prices of bottled Absinthe can force a person to visit the websites related to Absinthe preparation. Distillation is necessary for Absinthe and one will need a license to distill alcohol if living in the United States!
There are many websites with recipes and ingredients for making Absinthe(or Absynth) at home. Absinthe is also prepared from other herbs and essential oils including the traditional three ingredients of wormwood (Artemisia Absinthium), aniseed and fennel. The distilling process of Absinthe is both complicated and time consuming. One can easily prepare Absinthe with the help of kits.
Absinthes made from different kits cannot have the same thujone levels. The bitterness of Absinthe is dependent on the thujone content in it.
How To Make Absinthe With Kits
Some kits provide you with herbs that you have to steep and the filter but by far the easiest kits to use are essence kits. AbsintheKit.com sell Absinthe essencesto both the Absinthe industry and to consumers. With the use of top-quality herbs and essential oils and high tech carbon dioxide distillation they manufacture their Absinthe essences. The perfect Absinthe liquor can be prepared by mixing 20ml of essence with 730ml of vodka or Everclear. The price of an essence is only $3 and one will need 20ml bottle of Absinthe essence to make 750ml of Absinthe.95!
The essences are also available in a Absinthe kit which makes 14 bottles of Absinthe and it contains a 280ml bottle of essence, bottle labels and a plastic measure – all for $29.
How To Make Absinthe Using the Ritual
Once you have made your bottle of Absinthe you will need to know how to prepare your Absinthe drink. One can take into account the following recipe or procedure.
First you will need the right equipment:-
– Requirement of an Absinthe glass
– Buy an Absinthe spoon or cuillere
– Take a cube of sugar
– Iced Water
Pour a shot (25-50ml) of Absinthe into the glass.
One will have to rest the Absinthe spoon on top of the glass and place a sugar cube on the slotted spoon.
Drip iced water over the sugar using a fountain or use a steady hand to slowly pour the water over the sugar.
The Absinthe louches after the water and sugar solution is mixed into the Absinthe.
The only thing that is to be done is to sit back and enjoy the perfect Absinthe drink.
Although it may take a few attempts to get a perfect Absinthe louche but it is easy to learn the making of Asbinthe.