Whiskey stones are small soap stones that are cube sized in shape. They do not melt as compared to ice. They thus chill beverages without diluting them. They do not make the drinks cold nor add some extra taste and odors. They make whiskey desirable with a bright taste ready to drink. They sustain retained temperatures for a completely chilled drink for extended periods. These stones can also be used on coffee thus a wide range of uses. By just 3 stones and pouring the whiskey on top the original taste and flavors are never compromised.
The Sarocco whiskey stones are popular and easily affordable. These stones are made from the artistic grade soapstone. This soapstone is soft and east to cut. It is able to retain heat for long period as compared to the construction grade soap stone. It thus gives a nice chilled drink and it is also ideal for scotch. The soap stone is non-porous and does not affect the overall taste of the whiskey as compared to ice that is porous and easily melts. For large volumes of drinks it is advisable to use four stones or more for a nice and smooth whiskey.
The Sarocco whiskey stones are purchased as nine soapstone chilling cubes in a velvet storage pouch. They are accurately packed in a quality magnetic box which is an additional gift to the buyer. After purchase these stones should be thoroughly cleaned and rinsed. They should then be put in the freezer for four hours making them cold. At room temperatures they completely chill beverages for over 25 minutes without cooling it. Without any water they make any beverage amazing to drink and enjoy. The pouch allows safe storage of the stones while not in use. The soap stone is natural and thus safe to use in all beverages maintaining the original taste.