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Old 05-13-2009, 02:53 PM   #2
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Old 05-13-2009, 04:07 PM   #3
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I realize I could go there but I am not willing to pay 350 dollars for one. I was wondering if anyone had went to a local winery to buy decommissioned wine barrels.

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Old 06-19-2009, 01:36 AM   #4
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I have some recycled wine barrels from Calif. located in Durham, CT. They are made from French oak, and hold about 55+ gal. e-mail me at [email protected]Barrels are $99.00 each

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Old 06-19-2009, 07:20 PM   #5
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I would check out local wineries in MA, I think I remember the tour guide saying they rotate out their barrels after three or four uses. Going rate is around 100 to 200 for a used one. Def try to get one that was just emptied though, the wood won't be so dried out and it will leak less.
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