Posts Tagged alcohol in absinthe

Absinthe is apparently taking the world by storm. Its heyday was at La Belle Epoqoue time period of French history until it was banned during the early 1900s, but we are now witnessing an Absinthe resurrection. Lots of people are wanting information about Absinthe, now that it’s legal in the majority of countries, and they’re asking plenty of questions and looking out for articles online. Thujone – how much does absinthe have? Alcohol – how much does Absinthe have?

Thujones are monoterpenes and ketones found in wormwood. Thujone is known to act within the GABA receptors of the brain and, when consumed in large amounts, is claimed to create a psycho active response causing convulsions as well as muscle spasms. Thujone is likewise toxic and is thought to affect the cells of both […]