For the purist, absinthe spoons are an essential part of the absinthe-drinking ritual. Antique versions of the specially perforated spoons are collectors’ items and attract high prices, especially those issued to commemorate historic events. The spoon designed for the opening of the Eiffel Tower in 1889 featured intertwined artemisia leaves and was engraved with logos of the famous brands. How to use your absinthe spoon.
Replica absinthe spoons are widely available and are reasonably priced
Whereas authentic original versions can cost a lot of money.