Liquid FusionDeath In The Afternoon. A classic cocktail created by Ernest Hemingway in 1935. "Pour one jigger absinthe into a Champagne glass. Add iced Champagne until it attains the proper opalescent milkiness. Drink three to five of these slowly."
Bar BanterYou know you have had too much absinthe....when you don't blush...you green!
Quote"After the first glass you see things as you wish they were. After the second, you see things as they are not. Finally you see things as they really are, and that is the most horrible thing in the world." -- Oscar Wilde...regarding The Green Fairy
Its A Little Known Fact…Absinthe derives its name from wormwood....a primary ingredient...Artemisia Absinthium.
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I am thankful I don’t work in a sports bar because I find most mainstream sports…boring…at best. I will never understand societies infatuation with the equivalent of watching a bunch of monkeys fight over a banana. Excessively zealous fans who … Continue reading
Our day bartender called in sick last night, and with nobody available to cover the shift at such a late hour, I volunteered to help out and pick it up. I am a glutton for punishment because working in the day … Continue reading
If you read my story, Can You Hear Me Now?, you are well aware that we are not allowed to use our cell phones at work, and that I have some bad karma coming my way for fucking with my … Continue reading
Work has been really slow these last few weeks and unfortunately nothing much has happened worth sharing. Until tonight. We had a company buy out the bar and restaurant for a private corporate party. The theme was along the lines … Continue reading