“Help! My barrel seems to be leaking. Is this normal??”
Wood is a naturally porous material. And that’s a good thing since you want your spirit to breathe and pull in all those extra flavours....
What gives whisky its smoky taste, colour, mouthfeel and aroma? The barrel — specifically, the inside of the barrel.
You can get all the steps right from the very beginning — the best grains, a...
What gives a whisky its character? The barrel aging, of course!
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A fine whisky stands out, commanding attention and satisfying the palate. What makes a fine whisky what...
Download a copy of our How to Cure an Oak Barrel guide. Or read the full instructions to prep and cure an oak barrel here.