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October 3, 2011

Ice Straws


Very cool.

From the website:



With this ice tray, you can make straws out of ice.

We guess that's good for the environment, but more importantly it means you can drink a soda and leave NO EVIDENCE.


Each silicone rubber mold will quickly make six 8" straws out of whatever easily frozen fluids tickle your fancy.





October 3, 2011 at 09:01 AM | Permalink


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Oooh! This reminds me of that Twilight Zone episode where the lady killed her husband with a frozen leg of lamb and then cooked it. The lamb, I mean.

Posted by: Becs | Oct 3, 2011 5:31:45 PM

6.02*10^23 knows his stuff.

Posted by: Kay | Oct 3, 2011 5:21:30 PM

If you want transparent straws, heat your water (distilled would be best) to a boil, cover and cool and then use the boiled water to freeze into straws. Boiling drives off dissolved gasses in your water (note those little bubbles that precede the boil - that's the dissolved gasses coming out of solution) and distilled water will not have Calcium or other "hard water" contaminants to cloud your straws.

Freezing your degassed water with a drop or two of aqueous-soluable food coloring will net you colored straws.

Using a very hot knife to cut off the tip at an acute angle will allow you to spear soft fruit - like sliced Kiwi, citrus, apple, etc.

Chilling your drink to 29 f before you insert the straw will help keep the straw intact for the longest time possible (serving in sub- 32 f environments is dodgy).

Posted by: 6.02*10^23 | Oct 3, 2011 10:04:20 AM

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