Best absinthe websites?
Throwing a holiday Belle Epoque party which is rapidly approaching, and I know there are a few websites online that sell genuine absinthe and figured I'd toss it to the crowd: which one's worked for you and didn't get damaged/confiscated en route? Thanks in advance.
I've had good luck with Liquers de France at www.absintheonline.com. They sell the excellent Jade absinthes, along with Emile Pernot and the Montmartre absinthes. To guarantee delivery, order by courier--if something does happen to the courier shipment, LDF guarantees replacement (if you have it sent by mail, though, you're on your own). Courier service is fast, too, if pricey--I received my shipment in four days.
By all means avoid Hill's and most other Czech absinthes--they're of inferior quality, frequently aren't even real absinthe, and are often priced equal to or higher than the good stuff.
More info on absinthe vendors is here: http://wormwoodsociety.org/vendors.html