Besides Absinthe, Francois and Mayra Aymonier from the La Semilla distillery produce as well this delicious Pastis. The distillery is located in the French Jura mountains, where most of the herbs are as well cultivated. This guarantees premium quality. L´Antidote means "antivenom" in French. The name refers to the history of Pastis, being a substitute of Absinthe. Literally, Pastis is an Absinthe with lower alcohol and without wormwood. After Absinthe prohibition it was the susbtitute for the Green Fairy. You drink it like Absinthe, with ice-cold water and sometimes as well with a sugar cube. L´Antidote is very fresh in its taste, we are sure you will like it, although it has no wormwood...
The La Semilla Distillery:
If you meet the young couple Aymonier you immediately sense their enthusiasm and love for artisanale products. This impression is manifested, when you visit their small distillery in the cellar. The traditional copper still reminds of the times, when Absinthe was still illegally produced. But his time is fortunately over...
|Country of Origin:||France|
|Tasting Notes:||Fresh and crsip with sweet notes of fennel and anise|