Absinthe Apocalypse - 50cl

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Rated 4.5/5 based on 41 customer reviews
$48.50 In stock
$48.50 $97/Liter inc VAT., excl.delivery

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The Absinthe Apocalypse is not only an outstanding design, it is also a high-quality absinthe!

The Absintherie Bourbonnaise has succeeded in creating a modern and stylish absinthe while respecting traditional techniques and ingredients. This is real absinthe.

The first high-quality spirit presented in a skull bottle was Crystal Head Vodka. Absinthe Apocalypse is much more interesting than a vodka could ever be though, with a rich variety of high quality herbs including the classic anise, grand wormwood and fennel.

It is delivered in an illustrated box that not only provides information about the absinthe traditional absinthe drinking ritual, but also offers an optimal way to keep the bottle protected from light. (The bottle will be delivered without this box at the moment).

This Absinthe captivates with its own character. An authentic Absinthe naturally colored, and distinguished by its subtle herbaceous notes. In terms of aroma and taste, lemon and peppermint are easily distinguishable.

The name Absinthe Apocalypse was inspired by a section of The Book of Revelation, also known as as The Apocalypse Of Saint John. Parts of Revelation Chapter 8 are also printed on the box of the bottle:

And the third angel sounded, and there fell a great star from heaven, burning as it were a lamp, and it fell upon the third part of the rivers, and upon the fountains of waters;
Revelation 8:10

And the name of the star is called Wormwood: and the third part of the waters became wormwood; and many men died of the waters, because they were made bitter.
Revelation 8:11

We'd like to thank Marc Thuillier for sharing his tasting notes on our blog.

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    1,2 kg
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    65% vol
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    Bitter Spirit
  • Type of Packaging :
    Carboard Box
  • Responsible Food Company :
    Muse de France, 40 Rue Mounin, 03200 Vichy, FR
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    Mix with water before drinking.
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Bourbonnaise Distillery, France

The Absintherie Bourbonnaise distillery opened its doors on May 17, 2011, just after the absinthe ban in France was lifted. The owner of the distillery mainly wanted to revive authentic absinthe recipes, and offer contract distillation to client's own recipes. Absintherie Bourbonnaise was established by absintheur Phil Fumoux who, before becoming a distiller, used to collect and sell absinthe antiques. He created the ‘Frenchman' range of replica absinthe accessories. Due to the interesting scheme of contact-distilling, is is no surpise that this distillery carries a very broad range of absinthes – from absinthes made of historic French recipes, to modern, new absinthes using unique and new herbs, such as bison grass – the Bourbonnaise distillery covers it all.

Your comments

41 review(s)      |      Average score :

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By Artist Paul

Added on the : 24/11/2018 English

Not tried this yet, fantastic bottle design. It's a shame it did not come boxed. I have given it four stars for the design, will update review, when I finally get around to drinking it. Customer service is excellent thank you Stefanie.

By MerryDrunk

Added on the : 26/07/2018 English

Good absinthe. Has a classic taste with a respectful amount of bitterness that will be OK even for beginners. Three stars because I truly found it to be average. Don't get me wrong. It's good, but nothing to write home about. This absinthe would be great for parties where you just want to have a fun cocktail. Save the good stuff for the right time. The cool bottle is a nice keepsake for other fluids you might want to store. Also makes a good topic of conversation. Absinthe connoisseurs might want to look elsewhere.

By Bompar666

Added on the : 11/07/2018 English

Neotvoril som ešte túto fľašku .ale už sa neviem dočkať. Budem neskôr vedieť povedať viac ale dakujem

By Sheldon

Added on the : 18/06/2018 English

I can see why this one is recommended to beginning absintheurs. I taste the citrus! Forgive me but I enjoy this one over ice with a wedge of lime at a 3 to 1 mix of water.

By Reneraven

Added on the : 12/03/2018 English

I purchased it for my husband, whilst I was away in Paris with my girlfriend. He never opened it, so, tonight, I championed the idea of trying it. I wasn't certain how to prepare it; mine did not come with a spoon. Thankfully, i LOVE licorice. I would go back to that delightful seaward hub and find the same lovely shop and purchase more.

By Mike

Added on the : 14/11/2017 English

Thank You Stefanie for your help in my order. My Absinthe Apocalypse order will be special gifts that are unique and unavailable in the states that will be long remembered.

By Worth a try

Added on the : 14/11/2017 English

Very quick delivery considering it was an international order. It was a smooth drink and my first experience with absinthe. To me it tastes like liquorice which isn't for everyone but the bottle was cool and it was definitely worth experiencing.


Added on the : 04/09/2017 English

Very pleased with this product and will bw purchasing more soon!

By Dan

Added on the : 11/07/2017 English

Very satisfied. High rating with all products ordered.

By Renart Corbeau

Added on the : 08/06/2017 English

Remarkable and delightfully surprised at its smooth Louche and flavor, I am a fan of this absinthe and would recommend it even to the most diehard fan.

It has an almost caramelly texture once properly prepared, and a very mild sting. The anise is pronounced but in a subtle way that is more of an after taste than an actual flavor.

If you are serving this as an accompaniment to food, I suggest it would be paired well with exotic cheeses and light protons, and maybe as a desert on its own or paired with a cool or perhaps frozen sweet dish.

I will be purchasing this again for Potrero War 2018. It is definitely a beverage that must be shared with good company among good friends, and the experience is made better when surrounded by individuals in authentic 1200s era garb :)

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