These Empire demitasse spoons have double rims that rings most of the handle that suggest the opulence of many Empires: the Roman, French, and Ottoman, which usually adorned graceful objects with symmetric shapes. In addition to the double rims on these demitasse spoons, each rim is further enhanced with a symmetric row of raised orbs which are part of the design. While the centers of the demitasse spoon handles are straight and plain, the rich orbiting design that surrounds those plain handles make these demitasse spoons look extravagant while remaining elegant. This is a dramatic demitasse spoon to bring formal charm to the culmination of an informal dinner.
These Empire 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 Empire demitasse spoons are 4.75” long, and will make an excellent addition to your home coffee bar. 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 spoons! You and your guests are sure to find them elegant and decorous. Click HERE if you're interested in reading about the history of the demitasse spoon.