You've seen it in "Moulin Rouge." You've seen it in your local goth's fan-fiction. And the Toulouse-Lautrec fanatics among you are only too familiar with it. Absinthe is probably the most mysterious, myth-shrouded spirit out there — so much so that you might think that modern absinthe is only a pale imitation of the real stuff. But how much of the legends are true? Simultaneously less than you might think, and more than you might expect.
The Real Deal
Can Absinthe Make You Hallucinate?
Written by Reuben Westmaas December 14, 2017
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