Your questions on Barrels answered by industry experts.

Q For whiskey production, are the oak casks used for maturation identical to oak barrels used for wine production? If not, how are they different?

A Often the wood and manufacturing process can be the same. But the primary difference is the preparation of the inside of the wooden barrel before final assembly. Wine barrels are ...

Q With new French Oak barrels running over a thousand dollars each, how does one go about finding good quality used barrels?

A You could check out wine country classifieds? Or Ours?