Originally Posted by Honda88
If you are planning on aging it then you can add the oak chips now but if your going to drink it young then there isn't much of a reason to add them. Next time add them when you rack for the first time.
I am planning to age. Thank you for the advice.
Next question: when I add, how long to let them sit?
Finally, I'm assuming I'll need to keep the carboy full up. No racking back into headspace, right?
Thank you for any further thoughts