We seem to like either soapstone or marble-like countertops. Liked this wood color as well. Original description: flannel-gray soapstone countertop in rustic ranch-style kitchen - looking for countertops
I like the Valentino One countertop material often overlooked when designing or remodeling a kitchen or bathroom is soapstone. While soapstone is not for everyone or for every design, this natural stone possesses sever.
Soapstone Counter - even with the challenge of caring for it, soapstone is so interesting. Overall I just the light in this kitchen - the layout works for me too. And I LOVE that the sink is also soapstone.