Absinthe is an alcoholic distilled spirit, which is made from
herbs. It includes the flower Artemisia absinthium, which is
also called wormwood. Some people think, that Absinthe is a
liqueur, but that’s wrong. It is an high alcoholic spirit.
original Absinthe has a green color. Cause of this it is
often called the green fairy (Fée Verte).
The first country,
which distilled Absinthe was France. Now it is made in several
countries all over the world. The most famous are Czech, Spain,
Austria, Germany, Switzerland and France. In the 18th century
Absinthe was used as a medicine. Later in the 19th century it
was called an addictive and psychoactive drug! Cause of this
it was banned from 1915 in a huge number of European countries
and the United States of America.
In the 1990s some countries
in the European Union authorized to manufacture and to sale
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