Ingredients for the Early Autumn Cocktail
- 1 1/2 ounces Bombay Sapphire Gin
- 1/2 ounce Lucid absinthe
- 1 ounce local apple cider
- 1/2 ounce pear brandy (Adam recommends: Massenez Williams Poire Brandy)
- 1/2 ounce fresh lemon juice
- 2 dashes Chocolate bitters, for example Bob’s Bitters Chocolate
- Ginger beer
- cinnamon stick for garnish
- lemon peel for garnish
This is the most famous absinthe cocktail in history. Apparently, it was Ernest Hemingway who invented it. This is a very strong cocktail so we recommend you handle this drink with care.
Ingredients for the Death in the Afternoon Cocktail
Ingredients for the Brazilian Sangria
- Fresh seasonal fruit (suggestions: strawberry, lime, orange, kiwi and passion fruit)
- 1/2 ounce Lucid Absinthe
- 1 1/4 ounces cachaca
- 1/2 ounce Spanish brandy
- 1/2 ounce orange liqueur
- 1 ounce red wine
Add fruit and Lucid Absinthe to a cocktail shaker and muddle. Add brandy, orange liqueur and cachaca as well and muddle some more. Shake briefly and strain into a wine glass. Top it up with red wine and stir.
Ingredients for the Absinthe Minded Cocktail
3cl Absinthe La Valdetra Verte
2cl peach liqueur
3cl sparkling wine
2cl orange juice
3 bar spoons of raspberry purée
Mix all the ingredients, apart from the sparkling wine, together in a cocktail shaker. Then, pour the drink into your cocktail glass and top it up with the sparkling wine.
This refreshing absinthe cocktail recipe was developed by Lou Serafini (Hotel 5* Le Burgundy, Paris).
Ingredients for the Artemisia Absinthe Cocktail
Add all ingredients (except for the tonic water) to a cocktail shaker. Shake briefly and let it rest for 1 minute. Add ice cubes and shake again. Strain into a cocktail glass and fill up with tonic water. Garnish with some dill.
This mystic love cocktail doesn’t use much on top of absinthe, because the rest of the ingredients are added per drop or teaspoon. If you prepare this cocktail in front of your partner, it’ll look like you are brewing some kind of love potion from the 19th century.
Ingredients for the Absinthe Mystic Love Cocktail
Put everything in a cocktail shaker and shake firmly. Strain into a chilled glass.