Absinthe was a favourite drink of many famous artists for it’s supposed psychoactive properties. Known as “the green fairy” (for it’s greenish hue) it was rumoured to cause hallucinations, psychosis, and sometimes seizures in those who consumed it. Toronto is now home to a bar that serves 100% absinthe. Find out more here.
While you’re at it, check out the Nine Inch Nails music video for The Perfect Drug where Trent Reznor drinks the notorious green liquor.