Absinthe Dilution Faerie

“Absinthe Dilution Faerie” is a small application which calculates how much water one should temper a dose of absinthe with in accordance with the ABV percentage as laid out by Michael Meyers of The Wormwood Society. The application also has the support of The Wormwood Society! If you are at all interested in absinthe or absinthe education; The Wormwood Society is an absolutely invaluable resource. Happy to say that some prominent Absintheurs are supportive of this little application! Grab it for FREE on the Google Play store: I’ve also created an entry for the app on the PhoneGap site: http://phonegap.com/app/absinthe-dilution-faerie/

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Some notes on the price of Absinthe vs. the price of Wine

When speaking of absinthe, people are often shocked by the price of a 750ml bottle – generally around $65 USD. Compared with a standard bottle of wine running at $15 or so, this understandably sounds expensive at first… but is it really? Let’s do some math. Here, we are comparing a standard size bottle of absinthe with a standard size bottle of wine – 750ml. 750ml bottle = ~25oz Next we take a look at at how many ounces constitutes a normal glass of each. Note that absinthe is traditionally prepared with ice cold water added in a ratio of

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Autumn 2012 Presentations

I have a lot of presentations coming up for the next two months and it’s often helpful to high-lite them in a blog post like this. Normally at this time of the year, I detail all of the Adobe MAX related sessions I’m involved with… and we all know that ain’t happening. In place of MAX this year, I have the following to look forward to! I am quite EXCITED for all of these!!! October 24 2012 | 7:00pm MT: Ignite Denver 12 Absinthe: Artistic Rituals, Intestinal Parasites, and Psychoactive Madness! Denver, Colorado An artistic muse, drinking rituals for snobs,

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