Tag: Marie-Claude Delahaye

March 5, 2019 Jane Rowley No comments exist

Who would have thought 20 years ago this would even be possible! Thankfully yes, in our returning the category back to France with La Fée & the help of the French Absinthe Museum (Marie-Claude Delahaye) Paris, Auvers-sur-Oise & Bayford. So enjoy with a few drinks & cocktails, with this serving menu to help you along…

November 13, 2018 Jane Rowley

Marie-Claude Delahaye of the French Absinthe Museum is off on her travels again with La Fée Absinthe, she left a clue to her destination. Read her other fascinating travel blogs Remember you can be an armchair traveller and order your La Fée Parisienne here: or in France:  

September 12, 2017 Jane Rowley

Running for its 3rd consecutive year, France Quintessence is a salon for French spirits, offering tastings of 300 spirits from 115 exhibiting brands. Marie-Claude Delayhaye of the Musée de l’Absinthe in Auvers-sur-Oise was invited by Philippe Jugé, organiser of France Quintessence to talk about Absinthe and give tastings of La Fée Parisienne Absinthe Supérieure.  The…

September 11, 2017 mark peattie

Amazing photo by WILLY RONIS of The French House in Soho, London, 1955 with ABSINTHE fountain! Thanks to Marie-Claude Delahaye of Musée de l’Absinthe for pointing out this gem. Any ideas who these happy drinkers are?

October 10, 2016 mark

Marie-Claude with La Fée Absinthe on the military fortifications of the Great Wall of China. Amazingly these defensive structures were started as early as the 5th century BC.    

September 22, 2016 mark

Marie-Claude Delahaye continues her journey with La Fée into Mongolia,seen here in front of the 40 meter high statue of Gengis Khan, founder of the Mongol empire. Meeting Katerina & Ladislav from the Czech Republic who are taking two years to drive round the world in their Skoda, now refreshed by a glass of La…

September 6, 2016 mark

George Rowley, Marie-Claude Delahaye of the French Absinthe Museum and Simon Difford of Difford’s Guide enjoying dinner at La Commanderie de Champarey near Lyon. The trio are on a distillery visit to Cherry Rocher, founded in 1705, to watch the distillation of La Fée Parisienne Absinthe Supérieure and have a guided tour of their incredible…

August 25, 2016 mark

Marie-Claude, the Trans-Siberian Paris – Moscow – Biejing Express, packing La Fée Marie-Claude Delahaye undertakes the journey most would love to do, too few manage; The Trans-Siberian Express with a special travel case of La Fée Parisienne Absinthe Supérieure, travelling from Paris, through Berlin, Warsaw, Moscow, Ulaanbaatar to Beijing. Follow her trip here: Blog Entry…

May 6, 2016 mark

Fun day filming at the Musée de l’Absinthe in Auvers-sur-Oise with La Fée Parisienne, Marie-Claude Delahaye and Emmanuel Maubert of French TV Channel, France3. The programme will be shown on 5th June at 11.25 on France 3 Normandie, France 3 Val-de-Loire, France 3 Île de France.

March 24, 2016 mark

This Easter Sunday falls on the 93rd anniversary of Absinthe’s ban in Germany. Of course the ban was lifted some time ago, in 1991, when Germany adopted the EU rules on thujone in spirits – but it’s worth remembering that it has not always been so easy to enjoy The Green Fairy. The ban went…