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Old 07-05-2010, 05:51 PM   #1
Dec 2009
San Diego, CA
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My LHBS sells Brewcraft brand oak chips in toasted and untoasted varieties. I bought a 1lb bag a while ago and just realized that I don't know whether they are American or French oak and I can't find any information as to what type of oak they are. Does anyone know which type of oak Brewcraft uses?


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Old 07-05-2010, 06:10 PM   #2
Dec 2008
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I logged in to their site and tried to figure it out, but they aren't clear. If I had to, I'd guess French, just because those are in wide use for both beer and wine. But they really should be telling you.

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