Whiskey Stones & Gift Set

Skip the ice?serve drinks on the rocks!

$20.00 - 58.00

On The Rocks

Skip the ice--serve your drinks on the rocks.

These innovative soapstone cubes were designed by Andrew Hellman, a big fan of single malt scotch, who wanted to chill his spirits without diluting them. After much research, he came up with the idea of using natural soapstone to chill drinks due to its softness (won't scratch the glass) and its unique ability to retain temperature for extended periods of time. Milled in Perkinsville, Vermont by the oldest soapstone workshop in the United States. Glasses made in Slovenia & the Czech Republic.

Simply freeze the stones. Add three to your next drink, let stand for five minutes and enjoy. Sold as a set of nine.

Want to upgrade your gift to top shelf?

We recommend the gift set: Gift Set includes a set of six Whiskey Stones and two elegant sipping glasses (pictured)

Why should I use Whiskey Stones instead of ice?

Whiskey Stones are ideal for drinking with high quality whiskey because they keep it at the perfect sipping temperature (50 degrees), whereas ice cubes can make the whiskey too cold and ruin the flavor.

A handful of ice will take a drink to just under 40 degrees, and to deep freeze a drink quickly, there is nothing better. But some drinks you neither want to dilute nor deep freeze. Temperatures in the high 30s are far too cold for good whiskey. Reason being that the wood oils in the whiskey, which have leached into the liquid from the carefully selected cask it was aged in and which carry all the flavor, tend to congeal and "close down" the flavor of the drink itself when the temperature goes below 50. The stones are specifically designed to "take the edge off without diluting or closing down the flavor."

Specifically, 3 stones in a glass containing 2-3 oz. will take the liquid temp from mid-70s (room temperature) to the 50s. Not designed for use with a large volume of liquid.

Made from
soapstone
Measurements
Stones: approx. 0.75" cubed.
Glasses: 2.5" H x 2.75"-3.25" diameter; 6 fl. oz. capacity
Care
Glasses are dishwasher safe. Not freezer safe.
Notes
Natural soapstone is Generally Regarded As Safe (GRAS) by the US FDA. It will not react with household solvents such as water, alcohols, detergents or mild acids.
Item ID
18392

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4.4

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    (43)

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92%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Unique (906)
  • Attractive (666)
  • Durable (548)
  • Bright (45)
  • Easy to use (15)

Cons

  • Too small (37)
  • Low quality (15)
  • Delicate (13)
  • Doesn't work (5)
  • Pricey / poor value (4)

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5.0

I would buy this again

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  • Easy To Clean
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    Comments about UncommonGoods Whiskey Stones & Gift Set:

    Another wonderful gift from Uncommon Goods that is not only practical but stylish!

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    5.0

    nice design

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    from Centreville,Virginia

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      5.0

      Another item I would DEFINITELY buy again!!!

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      Pros

      • Attractive Design
      • Durable
      • Easy To Clean
      • Easy to Use
      • NEVER waters down or changes taste of beverages!
      • Stays cold LONGER than ice cubes

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        Comments about UncommonGoods Whiskey Stones & Gift Set:

        Great product!!! And only one in your glass is needed! Stays cold and they are rumored to improve the taste of lower grade whiskeys.

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        5.0

        Great Product!!

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          Comments about UncommonGoods Whiskey Stones & Gift Set:

          This is the perfect product for the Scotch drinker.
          No melted ice in your drink

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          5.0

          Cool gift

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            Comments about UncommonGoods Whiskey Stones & Gift Set:

            Great idea so our whiskey doesn't get watered down.

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            5.0

            Great way to enjoy whiskey

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            from Tucson, AZ

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              Comments about UncommonGoods Whiskey Stones & Gift Set:

              These were used immediately, and are now used often since they are easy to use.

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              5.0

              Fun exchange

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                Comments about UncommonGoods Whiskey Stones & Gift Set:

                Great for adult gift giving.

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                5.0

                My son loved these for his Christmas gift

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                from Milton, Fl

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                • Ergonomic

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                  Loved it

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                  5.0

                  Doesn't dilute the drink

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                    Comments about UncommonGoods Whiskey Stones & Gift Set:

                    There are well finished and a nice size for all glasses.

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                    5.0

                    Bought as a gift

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                        Comments about UncommonGoods Whiskey Stones & Gift Set:

                        This was the perfect gift. My brother-in-law loved it and after putting them in the freezer for 30 minutes, he said they worked perfectly.

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