A person may like to know the process of Absinthe preparation after watching the prices of bottled Absinthe. Well, there are but Absinthe needs distilling and if your are in the United States you will know that you need a license to distill alcohol – you also need to know what you are doing!
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. There is too much complications and wastage of time in the distilling process of Absinthe. One can easily prepare Absinthe with the help of kits.
Absinthe manufactured from different kits will have different thujone levels. If the thujone content is high the taste will be more bitter of the Absinthe.
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. Top-quality herbs and essential oils and high tech carbon dioxide distillation is used by them to produce their Absinthe essences. The solution of 20ml of essence with 730ml of vodka or Everclear along with real wormwood and natural ingredients can give a perfect Absinthe liquor. To make 750ml of Absinthe one will require 20ml bottle of Absinthe essence.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. This is the recipe or procedure that can be used.
First you will need the right equipment:-
– Take an Absinthe glass
– Buy an Absinthe spoon or cuillere
– It is important to have a sugar cube
– 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.
One can use a fountain or a steady hand to slowly pour the water over the sugar.
One can see the louche after mixing the water and sugar solution into the Absinthe.
Sit back and enjoy your perfect Absinthe drink.
Learning how to make Asbinthe is not hard although it may take some attempts to get the perfect Absinthe louche