Volga Blue granite countertops will look very dark, even black from afar. However, up close you can see that the bedrock is actually a light grey. The vast amounts of black minerals are what makes it seem darker. These minerals can range in color from a very dark grey to a pure black. They are usually dense and well defined, giving it an effect that almost looks like shattered glass. However, it is the stunning blue mineral deposits that give this stone its name. They can look slightly metallic can range from a deep and dark navy blue to a super bright blue!
Keep in mind the lighting in the room. The more natural light, the more you can see the intricate mineral colors that will all seem to sparkle. The colors in Volga Blue create quite a mesmerizing and stunning effect and is why this is a very popular granite choice.