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paulthenurse 01-23-2008 09:22 PM

Lookee what just came
Arrived today while I was sleeping. 30 gallons of brand new oak barrel. Looks like I'll be blending the Bordeaux this weekend.



Tusch 01-23-2008 11:35 PM

Oooooh pretty haha, that's going to be a lot of good brew.

Yuri_Rage 01-23-2008 11:51 PM

Jealous. Just jealous.

Bulls Beers 01-24-2008 12:02 AM

Very nice..Now you can start building up your wine inventory..Your basement looks pretty empty...:D

RichBrewer 01-24-2008 12:11 AM

Now that just looks like fun! What do you have to do to prepare it for wine?

paulthenurse 01-24-2008 04:57 AM

You fill it with water and leave it in the bathtub until it stops leaking. It usually takes less than a day to get the new barrels swelled tight. If you have taken the wine out of one and had it empty for a while it's a bit more involved. I try at all costs to never leave a barrel empty cause it's a great way to spoil it.


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