Swiss Cross Absinthe Spoon

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This reproduction absinthe spoon originated in Switzerland, the birthplace of absinthe. The cross in the middle of the grille represents the national emblem of Switzerland and is known as a sign of quality in the absinthe world.
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Care Instructions: Dishwasher Safe

Absinthe Spoons were, and are, an integral part of preparing a traditional French/Swiss absinthe (cold water drip method). The  come in a wide variety of designs and sizes. The spoon is placed across the rim of a glass containing a dose of absinthe and is used to hold the sugar cube(s) to sweeten an absinthe. Cold water is slowly poured over the sugar, allowing the sugar to dissolve and fall into the glass as sugar water.

Chrome over brass; does not tarnish.