As the demonstrator himself states, a lot of people don’t care if the ice in their drink is cloudy or clear. This tutorial is for those who are interested in going the extra perfectionist mile for a slightly better looking drink. It would also be a great trick to impress your friends with. Even better, the technique can be used to get a number of different sizes and types of ice cubes for your drinking pleasure.

Like anything detail oriented, there are several steps involved. You will definitely need a good amount of freezer space and a couple of hours to facilitate freezing. You’re also going to need a serrated knife and some kind of mallet. While this does take some work, you can’t deny that the results are awesome and pretty.