18 Aug '11, 7am

[Event] Absinthe Artisan – Singapore First Absinthe Boutique Bar: Started by two former civil servants, Absinthe...

Invented in 1792 by a French doctor as a herbal remedy, Absinthe has often been condemned as having hallucinatory and drug‐like effects. The reality is Absinthe has both the attributes of a depressant (because of its high alcoholic content) and a stimulant (due to the anethole from anise). Because of its unique attributes, Absinthe was the favoured drink among the creative and artistic circle before it was banned for almost a century in many European countries and the United States. The ban has since been lifted (including the United States in 2007), and the drink is now available in most parts of the world but the main Absinthe producing countries are France, Switzerland, Spain, the Czech Republic and, increasingly, the United States.

Full article: http://e-clubbing.com/2011/08/absinthe-artisan-singapore-...

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