What does the absinthe ritual do?
It is a tradition and it makes the absinthe go cloudy!
It is simply the traditional way of drinking absinthe.
Absinthe is a distilled highly alcoholic drink. It is 45–74% alcohol by volume / 90–148 U.S. proof) beverage. It is an anise-flavoured spirit got from herbs. The herbs including the flowers and leaves of ...
In Canada you are able to purchase absinthe in most liquor stores including government run liquor stores.
Here in British Columbia, I have never seen a liquor outlet without absinthe for sale. They are usually imported from various countries such as the Czech Republic and France.
Canada also produces some of its’ own absinthe as is seen here.
Just wait until you are in Canada...