Absinthe History: The ‘right’ way of preparing an absinthe

Did you know there was a yet unknown way to prepare absinthe? Especially people against absinthe preferred this ritual:

‘L’Absinthe’ by A. Lemot, 1907

1907: This is a photo of a satirical cartoon showing the correct way to prepare an absinthe – add the water with great care….and then throw the whole glass of the dangerous liquid away!

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