And so does the price – a whopping $325.50 for a bag of 50 cubes. The cubes measure exactly 2.5 inches on each side, and can last up to 40 minutes in a drink. © 2013 - 2017 Facts WT. 17 Dads Who Absolutely Won The Parenting Game, 25 Times People Proved That Little Things Can Make You Whole Day, 18 Weird And Funny Things That Millennials Thought Were Normal Back In The Day, 18 People Who Shared Why Explaining Work Experience Gaps In CVs Is Annoying. Your email address will not be published. You can unsubscribe at any time. Our 1kg bag is great if you have a small freezer and are a convenience shopper. As the name suggests, it sells luxury ice cubes, for US$325 (S$462) for a bag of 50 pieces. 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Because high quality drinks deserve high quality cooling, Gläce Ice is supposed to be the solution to all our cooling needs. What I learn I share it with you guys. Most people are happy to use regular, homemade ice cubes in their drinks. You probably haven’t, but Glace Luxury Ice Co. knows the answer. Different Shapes. Portable, undercounter, and commercial ice makers all produce ice cubes of different shapes. //-->. Each package consists of 50 ice cubes, which come in either the traditional shape or as “revolutionary” spheres. Our. He said: "Gl'ce Luxury Ice is experiencing rapid adoption at four and five star hospitality locations, making it possible to serve a consistent drink experience world-wide for the first time in cocktail history.". The cubes melt slowly, but chill quickly to deliver the perfect serve. are convenient in certain scenarios, most of the time they're just irrelevant. e9.snackbar = true; I have been working as a teacher my whole life. While these elongated cubes (ice rods?) That sure is a lot of money for frozen water, don’t you think? By Sumitra on June 10th, 2014 Category: Rare Grape Variety Is Larger Than a Chicken Egg, Chả rươi - Vietnam's Popular Worm Omelet, Indian Village Ends Diwali With Massive Cow Dung Battle, Every Day, This Young Girl Dresses Like It's the 19th Century, Japanese Rapunzel Hasn't Cut Her Hair in 15 Years, World’s Most Luxurious Ice Cubes Are Carved by Hand, Cost $325. He finally came up with the idea for luxury ice – a business that is niche, high margin and scalable. So even if they do melt, you are left with a bag of pristine water. 10. The company claims that their products aren’t made with impure tap water, which contaminates the ice, and they state that their flavorless cubes allow the consumer to fully enjoy their top-shelf alcoholic (or non-alcoholic) drink. American brand Gl'ce Luxury Ice Co. is shipping their frozen wares to Britain - priced at a chilling £5 EACH. The RTE host revealed he is in awe of people like his mum Catherine who have stayed apart in order to stay safe during the pandemic. I love reading books. Each cube is hand-carved from a 300-pound, 8,000-cubic inch block of purified ice, which is made by freezing water from the outside so the center of the ice is stirred to allow gases to escape. The ice, unlike traditional frozen products, undergoes a special process to ensure there is "zero taste", the US firm claims. Clear ice makers are generally the most expensive type on the market. “Traditional machine-ice, generally made with local tap water, may contain upwards of 150 impurities and carcinogens, resulting in poor tasting and potentially unhealthy ice,” they claim. The company is responsible for producing the most luxurious and pricy ice cubes on the planet. A description of the cubed variety, named "G-Cubed", says that the "eye-catching" rocks "inspires and intrigues" the drinker. Required fields are marked *. Roberto Sequeira, Gl'ce founder, said that the company started as a business school project that evolved into a "philosophy on life". In fact the company insists that the good old-fashioned way of making ice – filling plastic trays with water – might actually be damaging people’s health. by Patrick Bennet January 17, 2015, 3:25 pm 1.7k Views 0 Comments. Here’s the shocker – the giant blocks of ice cost only about $60 to $100, and are enough to make 500 luxury cubes. Your email address will not be published. This works out to nearly S$10 per ice cube. The brand claims the cubes are not just made from ordinary tap water, which "clouds" the taste of a high-quality drink, but doesn't specify what fluid it uses. Sometimes they’ll include recommendations for other related newsletters or services we offer. Would you pay 8 bucks for a single ice cube or would you prefer to stick with your good old ice tray? Enter Gläce Luxury Ice Company. If you liked this story, like & follow us on Facebook for more. When they are almost frozen, they are drained and replaced with sprayed layers, making them perfectly clear in appearance. Each package consists of 50 ice cubes, which come in either the traditional shape or as “revolutionary” spheres. Internet users have already expressed their opinion on the pricy product – most of them believe the company is a bigger scam than the ones producing bottled water. The company is responsible for producing the most luxurious and pricy ice cubes on the planet. "Sheesh, I'll stick with tap water ice cubes from my cracked plastic ice trays any time. Then, they are shaped into cubes or spheres, completely clear and free from impurities. Connoisseurs can purchase 50 cubes packaged in resealable air tight bags for the whopping price of £250. But according to the manufacturers, Gläce Luxury Ice Co, these cubes are definitely worth the dough, because they provide ‘minimum dilution and maximum cooling’. One said: "I thought bottled water was a scam, now we can pay for custom ice cubes? But there is actually such a thing as a perfect, ‘luxury’ ice cube, available to those who can afford it. I love writing about all kind of different and interesting facts. But web commentators felt differently about the ices' hefty price tag. Long ice cubes meant for water bottles. The company claims that the ice is made from purified water that’s of higher quality, and …