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Old 02-03-2012, 07:51 PM   #1
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Jun 2009
Bordentown, NJ
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Has anyone bought a new oak barrel? I am considering buying one to age some beer in. I was thinking the 10 liter would be large enough to age half a batch.

Who did you order from our you happy etc.....

Friendly Acres Brewing

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Old 09-06-2012, 12:27 AM   #2
Jan 2011
Dayton, OH
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I found this thread trying to find an answer to the same question. I found this website but I know nothing about them. Anyone ever tried them?


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Old 09-06-2012, 05:16 AM   #3
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Apr 2011
denver, co
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head over to this thread. updated quite often when he gets new (used) barrels in.

i haven't gone the barrel route yet on oak aging (i am using cubes currently), but i keep my eye on the farmhouse thread in the hopes i will get off my butt and get one. i think the added flavor of a used barrel (previous liquid in said barrel) plus the fact that the previous liquid has lessened the oak effect (over a new barrel) is a double win.

ahhhh, someday,
(guess what i will be counting, instead of sheep, to get to sleep tonight)

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