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6 edition of Absinthe found in the catalog.

Absinthe

a novel

by Christophe Bataille

  • 316 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Marlboro Press/Northwestern, Northwestern University Press in Evanston, Ill .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementChristophe Bataille ; translated from the French by Richard Howard.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPQ2662.A842 A6313 1999
The Physical Object
Pagination71 p. ;
Number of Pages71
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL388643M
ISBN 100810160420
LC Control Number98051925
OCLC/WorldCa40395542

  The Dedalus Book of Absinthe Phil Baker (Dedalus, £) About 15 years ago, I was invited by Gaston Berlemont, the landlord of the French House in . Dubbed "the #1 greatest show in Las Vegas history," Absinthe at Caesars Palace is an intoxicating cocktail of adults-only comedy, acrobatics and burlesque sure to inspire, amaze and likely, offend and turn you on in equal measure.

Nov 5, - Every picture tells a story in many of the books featured here, and what a story absinthe has to tell. As well as history books, this section features some amazing absinthe cocktail books from around the world. 1/2 pictures cannot do justice to the mixologists and bartenders who are responsible for the creations in these books, so just jump in and buy one! pins. Collector S.B. MacDonald has put together a sumptuously illustrated book of such Belle Epoque absinthe paraphernalia and ephemera, ranging from absinthe spoons to bottles, topettes, brouilleurs, carafes, and just about anything else related to the cafés and bistrots where absinthe reigned for so 4/5(2).

About The Book. La Fée Verte (or “The Green Fairy”) has intoxicated artists, poets, and writers ever since the late eighteenth century. Stories abound of absinthe’s druglike sensations of mood lift and inspiration due to the presence of wormwood, its infamous “special” ingredient, which ultimately leads to delirium, homicidal mania, and death. Book now at Absinthe Brasserie and Bar - SF in San Francisco, CA. Explore menu, see photos and read reviews: "The food and service were exceptional. Cocktails, appetizers, entrees and /5(K).


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Absinthe (/ ˈ æ b s ɪ n θ,-s æ̃ θ /, French: ()) is historically described as a distilled, highly alcoholic beverage (45–74% ABV / 90– U.S. proof). It is an anise-flavoured spirit derived from botanicals, including the flowers and leaves of Artemisia absinthium ("grand wormwood"), together with green anise, sweet fennel, and other medicinal and culinary ients: Wormwood, Anise, Fennel.

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This wonderfully rich, colour hardback book makes a delightful coffee-table book due to its high proportion of full colour illustrations and images of antique absinthe brands' artwork and posters.5/5(4).The book contains about 40 different recipes using absinthe.

You'll find recipes for cocktails, starters, main courses and desserts. Apart from the recipes, the book also tells a family story because both authors, Aurélie Brunner (culinary blogger) and Yann Klauser (director of the absinthe museum in Môtiers), are second cousins.