The Differences Between Wine and Whiskey Barrels, Explained When is a barrel not just a barrel? When you decide if wine or whiskey is going into it. We break down the differences, and how they affect your drink.
Are There Benefits to American Oak Over French? French wooden barrels may be traditional for aging red wines, but many winemakers still prefer using oak grown in American forests.
How Hybrid Barrels are Changing Your Wine, Beer and Spirits Originally an inexpensive way to incorporate French oak into wine, barrels made from multiple oak species offer winemakers the opportunity for innovation.