Books

21 items

Absinthe Antiques: A collection from la Belle Époque features pieces utilized in...

Absinthe Antiques: A collection from la Belle Époque features pieces utilized in the preparation and serving of the famed spirit absinthe. These lovely antiques from the mid 1800s through the early 20th century evoke a time of beauty, art, new technolo ...

$57

The definitive guide to the history of absinthe, written by absinthe expert, col...

The Absinthe Encyclopedia, subtitled - A Guide to the Lost World of Absinthe and La Fée Verte - is the definitive guide to the history of absinthe. The Absinthe Encyclopaedia covers everything from the early origins of absinthe, absinthes rise to popular ...

$117.50

A fascinating book about the history of the Guy Distillery and absinthe in Ponta...

This book gives not only an insight into the family history of the Guy Distillery, it also recounts the history of absinthe in Pontarlier. For more than 4 generations, the Guy Distillery has produced its own absinthe in Pontarlier. Even after the absinthe prohibition in 1 ...

$38

This book tells us the story of the Green Fairy with a particular accent put on...

This book tells us the story of the Green Fairy with a particular accent put on its Swiss origins. You will find amongst others, information on the Prohibition of absinthe, thuyone, the absinthe ritual, as well as its different methods of production. P ...

$20
New

The book contains 10 short stories, thrillers relating to and honoring the green...

10 authors have contributed 10 short stories to the book The kiss of the green fairy (in german: Der Kuss der Grünen Fee). In some of the stories, absinthe plays a major role, whereas in others it is only mentioned in passing. Among the authors ...

$23.50

"A Treatise on the Manufacture and Distillation of Alcoholic Liquors" by Pierre...

"A Treatise on the Manufacture and Distillation of Alcoholic Liquors" by Pierre Duplais is the most influential and authoritative distilling guide of the 19th century - perhaps of any century. First published in 1855 in French, it went through 7 editions in France, and was t ...

$124.50

Benoît Noël answered almost all questions about absinthe and its history in t...

Benoît Noël answered almost all questions about absinthe and its history in this book. It is the complement of the earlier published book “L'Absinthe, une fée franco-suisse”. The book begins with stories and anecdotes about Swiss, Corsican and Spanish absinthes. Then ...

$34
New

The essential guide to the wine of the French Jura region. With foreword by w...

'Jura Wine is written lovingly, and is a significant literary homage to one of my passions... I did not join Wink [on her travels] but this book does the trick – I feel as if I am there, at her side in the Jura.'Raymond Blanc OBEW ...

$35.50
New

This book contains more than 50 sweet and savory recipes using absinthe and prov...

Cooking with absinthe. An absinthe cookery book that contains more than 50 different recipes that are refined with absinthe. Translated into English, the title is “The green fairy in the kitchen” (German: Die Grüne Fee in der Küche). You'll find ...

$12

A delicious book that puts forward recipes for absinthe-based cocktails and much...

The Absinthe Cocktail Guide puts forward absinthe-based cocktails and much more... This delicious book reveals 100 cocktail recipes, quotes and poems written by famous absintheurs, as well as a portrait of distilleries from the Val-de-Travers. Both its ...

$29.50

To know everything about absinthe and its history.

To know everything about absinthe and its history. Let the fascinating story of the green fairy go to your head as it has not left its time indifferent. Follow her through the XIXth century and discover what the society was like in those days, how poets u ...

$41.50

A book in which adecdotes rub elbows with the short and the long history of absi...

In the Abécédaire of Absinthe, adecdotes rub elbows with the short and the long history of absinthe. A book in which you wander with pleasure. Of course, you will find the expected words (Absinthe, alcoolisme, Bouteille, Café...), but also the most une ...

$25

Showper page