Product information "Absinthe Brevans H.R. Giger"
Absinthe Brevans is named for Jacques de Brevans, author of the French liquor-maker's manual, "La Fabrication des Liqueurs". It is based from a recipe in this book dating from 1897. The base alcohol is a balanced mixture of wine alcohol and Grappa and the herbs used are sourced from the same region as those used by the most famous historical absinthe distillers. Absinthe Brevans is colored naturally, and only with additional plants. The result is a highly complex, authentically reproduced absinthe, worthy of the best makers of the past.

Note:
Because of the instability of natural chlorophyll, this absinthe can change color over time. Likewise, the color can vary from batch to batch. This will not affect the quality of the absinthe. It is recommended to store this absinthe at room temperature, standing up and in the dark. Neither sugar nor any artificials are used. As a serving guide, mix with cold, still water at a ratio of 1 part absinthe to 2 to 5 parts water.
 
Artwork:
The H.R. Giger painting on this label "Brain Salad Surgery II", was made famous in the 1970's as the cover art of the rock group Emerson, Lake and Palmer's album of the same name. Along with "Brain Salad Surgery I", the two original paintings were stolen in 2005, after a exposition held in Prague. A reward of $5,000 US, plus a fully paid weekend at the H.R. Giger museum, has been offered for information leading to the location and return of these two important works of art.
Contact: HRGigerELPRevard@bluemail.ch
 
ABV: 68% vol.
Country of origin: Schweiz
Food producer : Lion Spirits GmbH | Münstertälerstrasse 12 | 79427 Eschbach
Net filling quantity: 500 ml
Type of product: Spirituose
Oliver Matter

In 1928, Ernst Luginbühl-Bögli acquired the Italian bitter recipe for Martinazzi. The success story of the started with this product small distillery from Seeland. Already in 1934 one exported to UNITED STATES. Luginbühl landed the next coup in 1947 with the purchase of the farm Löhr, where he cultivated an old variety of plum that he used from then on Löhrpflümli called - the variety that is used throughout German-speaking today space for distilling liquor is added.

The second generation took over the distillery in the late 1950s and it was run by the granddaughter of the company founder (Elsbeth Luginbühl) until 1985 took over the fortunes. In 1996 the distillery moved from Aarberg to Kallnach around. In 2005 Oliver Matter took over the distillery with his wife Nicole. Around this time, absinthe was banned in Switzerland canceled. When Matter brought out his Kallnacher absinthe, excited he attracted the attention of ABSINTHE.DE and Liquers de France. In Cooperation with ABSINTHE.DE resulted in numerous, international excellent absinthes (Duplais, Brevans, Mansinthe etc.). 

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What actually is absinthe?


There are many myths and stories about absinthe, most of which are based on half-truths. In this article we go into the myth of absinthe, as well as the origin, the production and the different qualities of absinthe.
Absinthe Boston 1902 Butterfly 700 ml
Butterfly Absinthe, made by the renowned Claude-Alain Bugnon in Switzerland, combines American heritage with Swiss know-how. A unique absinthe is created using over 60 steps and the finest ingredients.

Content: 0.7 Liter (€97.07* / 1 Liter)

€67.95*
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Absinthe Brevans H.R. Giger
Authentic reproduction of a 19th century formula

Content: 0.5 Liter (€109.90* / 1 Liter)

€54.95*
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Absinthe Duplais Balance
Duplais Balance Retro Edition

Content: 0.7 Liter (€77.07* / 1 Liter)

€53.95*
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Absinthe Duplais Blanche
Duplais Blanche Retro Edition

Content: 0.7 Liter (€82.79* / 1 Liter)

€57.95*
Absinthe Duplais Verte
Duplais gets Gold medal

Content: 0.5 Liter (€87.90* / 1 Liter)

€43.95*
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Absinthe Duplais Verte
experience historically authentic Absinthe

Content: 0.7 Liter (€85.64* / 1 Liter)

€59.95*
Absinthe Duplais Verte
Duplais gets Gold at IWSC!

Content: 0.2 Liter (€109.75* / 1 Liter)

€21.95*
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Absinthe Duplais Verte
Absinthe Duplais: First Swiss "Verte" since 2005, based on a historical recipe, without sugar/additives. Traditional production, balanced aroma. Art label by David Tibet, part of the "Art Edition".

€79.95*
Absinthe Duplais Verte Mini
Duplais gets Gold at IWSC!

Content: 0.1 Liter (€89.50* / 1 Liter)

€8.95*
Absinthe Kallnacher
Highly recommended La Bleue from Switzerland

€54.95*
Absinthe Kallnacher
Highly recommended La Bleue from Switzerland

Content: 0.2 Liter (€99.75* / 1 Liter)

€19.95*
Absinthe Kallnacher
Highly recommended La Bleue from Switzerland

Content: 0.5 Liter (€59.90* / 1 Liter)

€29.95*
Absinthe Kallnacher Mini
Highly recommended La Bleue from Switzerland

Content: 0.1 Liter (€79.50* / 1 Liter)

€7.95*
Absinthe Kübler
The first legal Swiss Absinthe since 1910

Content: 0.5 Liter (€69.90* / 1 Liter)

€34.95*
Absinthe Kübler
The first legal Swiss Absinthe since 1910

€59.95*
Absinthe Kübler Mini
The first legal Swiss Absinthe since 1910

Content: 0.02 Liter (€247.50* / 1 Liter)

€4.95*
Absinthe Kübler Verte Suisse
The first legal Swiss Absinthe since 1910

Content: 0.5 Liter (€99.90* / 1 Liter)

€49.95*
Absinthe La Clandestine 1935 Barrel-Aged 200 ml
"1935 La Clandestine" matures for 6 years in oak barrels and combines traditional absinthe flavors with cognac notes. Ideal to enjoy neat after a meal, similar to a fine whiskey. One centiliter develops an intense taste with a long finish.

Content: 0.2 Liter (€549.75* / 1 Liter)

€109.95*
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Absinthe Mansinthe
Mansinthe gets Gold at SF World Spirits Competition

Content: 0.2 Liter (€99.75* / 1 Liter)

€19.95*
Absinthe Mansinthe
Mansinthe gets Gold at SF World Spirits Competition

Content: 0.7 Liter (€64.21* / 1 Liter)

€44.95*
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La Clandestine Blanche
An amazing absinthe with a receipe from 1935

Content: 0.7 Liter (€71.36* / 1 Liter)

€49.95*
La Clandestine Blanche "Marianne"
Marianne is the old Blanche from La Clandestine, which was distilled with mint instead of fennel

Content: 0.7 Liter (€71.36* / 1 Liter)

€49.95*
La Clandestine Blanche Intense
The even tastier Intense from La Clandestine

Content: 0.7 Liter (€85.64* / 1 Liter)

€59.95*
La Clandestine Crème d’Absinthe 500 ml
The handcrafted Clandestine Crème d’Absinthe liqueur made from Swiss egg yolk combines notes of white chocolate and vanilla with absinthe. Ideal on ice or in coffee!

Content: 0.5 Liter (€69.90* / 1 Liter)

€34.95*