Absinthe Original Bitter Spirit

  • Absinthe Bitter Spirit, genuine absinthe with 35mg of thujone and 60% ABV
  • Guaranteed to be free of artificial colorants and chemicals, no preservatives
  • Drink it well chilled with a little sugar and water or as a base for your favorite absinthe cocktail
  • Prepared from carefully selected herbs, the main herb being grand wormwood, aniseed and fennel
  • Bitter Spirit recipe is the closest thing to the pre-ban spirits enjoyed during the Belle Époque
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Product Description

At Absinthe Original, we’ve been offering the finest authentic wormwood absinthe, spoons and absinthe fountains since 1996 with the finest quality standards and the highest customer satisfaction with customers all around the world.

Absinthe Original Bitter Spirit with 35mg of thujone is real absinthe prepared from carefully selected herbs, the main being grand wormwood - also known as grande absinthe, common wormwood or artemisia absinthium - the main herb in the genuine absinthe containing thujone. Absinthe Original Bitter Spirit is made by craftsmen distillers to a secret 200 year old Swiss absinthe recipe and it is said by connoisseurs to compare with the rarest French cognacs.

Every single detail from appearance to finish has been taken into account with a really nice balance of wormwood and fennel. Only the highest quality ingredients are used in its manufacture and it is guaranteed to be free of artificial colorants, additives and chemicals. Absinthe Original Bitter Spirit contains many herbal extracts including angelica, aniseed, fennel, hyssop, juniper, nutmeg and wormwood (which contains the neurotoxin thujone). We make sure the Artemisia that goes into Absinthe Original Bitter Spirit is of a particularly exceptional quality and of unparalleled strength. The plant is hand-picked in the wild, in the deep, dark mountainous Bohemian forests known as "Little Switzerland", and extra special attention is paid to the handling, storage and processing of this rare herb.

With a fine olive green color and 35 mg/l of thujone, Absinthe Original Bitter Spirit offers the connoisseur the genuine Belle Epoque absinthe experience and makes an impressively prestigious addition to any collection of fine liquors. A fine olive green color of Absinthe Bitter Spirit occurs as a result of its natural ingredients with no artificial colorings added. This also explains why the color may appear slightly different from one bottle to the next. Unlike Chartreuse Absinthes, our Absinthe Bitter Spirit is not as sweet, it is more bitter, well balanced taste so typical for Bohemian absinthes. Bitter Spirit is also much stronger as Chartreuse absinthe is produced with less alcohol (38%-55%) and very often is made without Thujone!
Drink it with a little sugar and with the purest, coldest water you can find. Or use it as a base for your favorite absinthe cocktail.

If you're asking yourself, can I order Absinthe from the US? The answer is YES, you certainly can! We've been successfully shipping Absinthe to the US since 1996! All of our orders are being shipped by fully trackable DHL Express service. More detailed information and answers to all possible questions are covered by our extensive Absinthe FAQ Section.

Did you know that...?
Asides from alcohol, original absinthe contains a number of different psychoactive substances. Among these, thujone is of major importance, a substance released by the wormwood plant, known under the name artemisia absinthium. The effects of real absinthe can be mood brightening, stimulating even euphorizing.

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Data sheet

Bottle size
70cl / 23.670oz
Alcohol by volume
60% ABV / 120 proof
olive green
Rated 4.90 on the scale 1 - 5 based on 39 customer reviews
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Barcelona Green fairy revisited

The concentration of thujon made this a special treat. This is the original version of absinthe that we enjoyed while in Barcelona.

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Absolutely wonderful!

This was a smooth and wonderful spirit that brought the night to life! Shipping was fast and discreet. I will definitely be ordering again and 100% recommend!

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Great purchase!

Tastes great, very easy to drink. Customer service was phenomenal and shipping was so fast, even during the holiday season! I bought it as a gift and it came with plenty of time to wrap it up and luckily they let me try some, and I’ll definitely be back for more.

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Startling and strong

Absinthe is normally strong, but Original Bitter Spirit has a clean bite that catches the attention. Be sure you add the right amount of sugar and it will be a crisp and pleasing. Then sit back and enjoy.

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Great Product * Great Company!

I was very pleased with this absinthe! I wasn't sure what to expect since the US doesn't have any "real" absinthe, but I will truly say you can taste the purity of this. Even though it's not my drink of choice, I adore the mellow sort of buzz it gives. I drank it with the traditional sugar cube & water method using an ice cold glass & cold absinthe. I tried the Traffic Light cocktail and that was also very good.<br /> <br /> And many kudos to this company! Even though the processing takes a while, the shipping is quite fast and they correspond with you every step of the way. You can feel safe purchasing here!

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