Angélique Absinthe

Difford's Guide

alc./vol: 68%

Proof: 136°

Vintage: Non-vintage

Aged: Unaged

Product of: Product of Switzerland Switzerland

A verte Swiss Absinthe made using a dozen different botanicals, including grande wormwood from the Val-de-Travers, and named after creator Claude-Alain Bugnon's daughter (and also because it contains angelica).

Review and Tasting

Sampled on 25/06/2012


Clear, pale yellowy-green. Milky yellow-green louche with water.


Anise, angelica and wormwood with background herbal supporting aromas. Faint whiffs of minty violet blossom. Pine forest aromas emerge with water.


(reduced 4-1 with water) Clean, aggressive aniseed intensity with woody herbal notes and pine-ey eucalyptus resinous greenness.


Lingering bitter wormwood with tongue numbing absinthe. Water to beyond 5-1 to reduce the tongue numbing leaves plain bland.

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Closure: Screw / Stelvin cap

More about Angelique Absinthe

Produced by: Distillery Artemisia-Bugnon
UK distribution by: Distillnation

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