Les Croix Absinthe Spoon

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This absinthe spoon was a popular and commonly found spoon in bars throughout France during the late 1800's. The spoon's surface contains 8 cross cut outs and 18 small circles. It is an exact reproduction of a late 19th century absinthe spoon.
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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.

Stainless steel does not tarnish.