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Absinthe Original Liquor Store is most likely the only store to sell this small absinthe spoon designed as a keyring. The spoon has a lot of slots for the sugar to pass through. You can carry this small absinthe spoon always with you and never miss the opportunity to prepare the absinthe ritual! To learn how to properly perform one, please visit our cocktails, recipes and rituals page.
This small absinthe keyring spoon is also great, a small gift often purchased together with our absinthe glasses. It sits perfectly on a rim of an absinthe glass. Great addition to your keyring or absinthe spoons collection.
As with all our absinthe spoons and orders, included with your absinthe keyring comes an absinthe recipe and history booklet; the versatility of the legendary spirit will amaze you.
Did you know that...?
Absinthe has a high alcohol content - nearly 80% / 160 proof and a slightly bitter flavor. Adding water and sugar before drinking it worked wonders in improving its mass appeal. Unlike other alcoholic beverages, which have a sedative effect, absinthe was reputed to provide exceptional clarity of thought. Artists relied on it for inspiration and imagery. Among those who swore by absinthe were Van Gogh, Degas, Toulouse-Lautrec, Picasso, Hemingway, and Edgar Allen Poe. Oscar Wilde was a fan too, and was famously quoted as saying: “After the first glass, you see things as you wish they were. After the second, you see things as they are not. Finally you see things as they really are, and that is the most horrible thing in the world.”