Entertainment Drinking absinthe to start 3 day wknd

Discussion in 'The Howard Stern Show' started by HowardsPrenup, Aug 18, 2016.

  1. HowardsPrenup

    HowardsPrenup Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    11,307
    Joined:
    Jan 19, 2012
    Messages:
    6,992
    Likes Received:
    2,846
    Bought it at grocery, saw it by accident. Contains key ingredient wormwood, and is first REAL absinthe sold in US since 1912. Only $40. Wrandy!! I'm getting drunk tonight, bubs
    [​IMG]


    [​IMG]
     
  2. MilkyDischarge

    MilkyDischarge Proud Schtick POTY 2016 Gold

    Reputations:
    116,621
    Joined:
    Sep 16, 2013
    Messages:
    10,545
    Likes Received:
    19,020
    You sure it's real?
    I thought the hallucinogenic version was illegal here.
    I've had it in Europe and HOLY FUCK it's a ride!
     
  3. DDragon

    DDragon Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    62,300
    Joined:
    Mar 13, 2012
    Messages:
    8,502
    Likes Received:
    14,352
    Whats it taste like
     
    DiamondGoddess likes this.
  4. HowardsPrenup

    HowardsPrenup Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    11,307
    Joined:
    Jan 19, 2012
    Messages:
    6,992
    Likes Received:
    2,846
    I'm on my third now and feel very energized
     
  5. HowardsPrenup

    HowardsPrenup Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    11,307
    Joined:
    Jan 19, 2012
    Messages:
    6,992
    Likes Received:
    2,846
    Shitty black licorice
     
  6. VeeB

    VeeB I have a Full Member VIP

    Reputations:
    111,229
    Joined:
    Jan 2, 2012
    Messages:
    18,163
    Likes Received:
    17,435
    I had it in New Orleans mixed with champagne. Tasted like ass.
     
    Willy Pfister and lovetalkradio like this.
  7. Shivvy

    Shivvy Well-Known Member Banned User

    Reputations:
    233,376
    Joined:
    May 23, 2011
    Messages:
    124,183
    Likes Received:
    45,101
    Do it right. Run it over a sugar cube
     
    GLguygardner and monsoon like this.
  8. Anfkid

    Anfkid Blue Banner Mafia Staff Member

    Reputations:
    450,828
    Joined:
    Feb 18, 2012
    Messages:
    65,203
    Likes Received:
    64,182
    Wait you bought it at the store? Absente is illegal in the states, Especially with wormwood. How'd you manage that?
     
  9. monsoon

    monsoon Who are you with?

    Reputations:
    103,360
    Joined:
    Jan 17, 2012
    Messages:
    3,814
    Likes Received:
    15,243
    :oderus:

    I'm partial to absinthe aswell. The spoon is cool looking. Have fun. And let us know if it was good.
    Where did you get it.
    I love an absinthe buzz.

    F mutt
     
    honestmaxx and DiamondGoddess like this.
  10. Shivvy

    Shivvy Well-Known Member Banned User

    Reputations:
    233,376
    Joined:
    May 23, 2011
    Messages:
    124,183
    Likes Received:
    45,101
    He must be one of those Canadians
     
  11. cg256

    cg256 Well-Known Member VIP

    Reputations:
    87,556
    Joined:
    Jul 15, 2013
    Messages:
    5,957
    Likes Received:
    11,781
    Wormwood is perfectly legal in the US, it's the active ingredient thujone that is illegal. You're drinking the equivalent of decaff coffee.
     
  12. HowardsPrenup

    HowardsPrenup Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    11,307
    Joined:
    Jan 19, 2012
    Messages:
    6,992
    Likes Received:
    2,846
    Mos definitely doing that :oderus:
     
    Shivvy likes this.
  13. MilkyDischarge

    MilkyDischarge Proud Schtick POTY 2016 Gold

    Reputations:
    116,621
    Joined:
    Sep 16, 2013
    Messages:
    10,545
    Likes Received:
    19,020
    image.png
     
    lovetalkradio likes this.
  14. HowardsPrenup

    HowardsPrenup Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    11,307
    Joined:
    Jan 19, 2012
    Messages:
    6,992
    Likes Received:
    2,846
    Really? Well fuck I'm still pretty buzzed
     
    RonHeinzkaboot likes this.
  15. cg256

    cg256 Well-Known Member VIP

    Reputations:
    87,556
    Joined:
    Jul 15, 2013
    Messages:
    5,957
    Likes Received:
    11,781
  16. MilkyDischarge

    MilkyDischarge Proud Schtick POTY 2016 Gold

    Reputations:
    116,621
    Joined:
    Sep 16, 2013
    Messages:
    10,545
    Likes Received:
    19,020
    That's the naughty ingredient.
     
    Slow and cg256 like this.
  17. DrivenByDemons

    DrivenByDemons Spinoff Jesus Staff Member

    Reputations:
    261,204
    Joined:
    Sep 16, 2010
    Messages:
    70,652
    Likes Received:
    42,834
    [​IMG]
     
    Lance Murdock likes this.
  18. HowardsPrenup

    HowardsPrenup Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    11,307
    Joined:
    Jan 19, 2012
    Messages:
    6,992
    Likes Received:
    2,846
  19. Anfkid

    Anfkid Blue Banner Mafia Staff Member

    Reputations:
    450,828
    Joined:
    Feb 18, 2012
    Messages:
    65,203
    Likes Received:
    64,182
    Well how do ya like that!


    Due to changes in the understanding of these regulations on the parts of both the agencies and absinthe producers, genuine absinthe is once again available legally in the US. Here's why: The law1 states that all foods and beverages containing any Artemisia species must be "thujone-free".
    http://www.wormwoodsociety.org/inde...tems/187-yes-real-absinthe-is-legal-in-the-us
     
    Cookie_Puss and cg256 like this.
  20. Shivvy

    Shivvy Well-Known Member Banned User

    Reputations:
    233,376
    Joined:
    May 23, 2011
    Messages:
    124,183
    Likes Received:
    45,101
    I never cared for the taste.