These demitasse spoons are called “Bolero” after Ravel’s famous piece of music that set the rhythm for both Spanish and Cuban contemporary dance. As such, the “bolero” demitasse spoon is elegant and graceful. The rims of the handle of each demitasse spoon are adorned with symmetric dots, evocative of a steady Ravel rhythm. The dots culminate in a ridge set at the base of the demitasse spoon’s handle. This demitasse spoon portrays elegance at its best – while elegant, it’s a touch decadent!
These Bolero demitasse spoons are made of the highest quality 18/10 stainless steel, which have a highly polished finish. To learn about stainless steel demitasse spoons, click HERE to read our article about stainless steel and its use in spoons. The 18/10 stainless steel grade will not rust, and will remain shiny. In addition to a relatively high level of chromium to insulate the steel from corrosive oxidation, these demitasse spoons have the highest level of nickel used in silverware, which gives your demitasse spoons their glimmering shine.
The Elegant demitasse spoons are 4.5” long, and will make an excellent addition to your home’s coffee bar and dining room set. They are well balanced with an even weight distribution, and feel good in the hand. These are great spoons for serving with your espresso. The detail in these demitasse spoons is very cleanly articulated. You can tell that these are high-quality espresso spoons by looking at them carefully - which you’re sure to do once you see them.
Enjoy your demitasse, and enjoy your demitasse spoons! You and your guests are sure to find them inspiring you to do the Latin dance that they’re named for. While elegant, these demitasse spoons would suit any occasion. Click HERE if you're interested in reading about the history of the demitasse spoon.