Forever ago, people could not imagine their everyday life without coopering products. There and then oak barrels were responsible for the organization and comfort of life of mankind.
Since olden times our ancestors have tried to pass their knowledge craft through generations, and manufacturing of various household items, made of wood, was not exception.
Now modern housewares are made of plastic or ceramic, oak barrels are used only in certain situations. We are talking about the use of oak barrels in the winter stockpiling, in baths and saunas and of course, the production of wine and brandy of high quality.
So we will talk about the use of barrels in production of wine. This tradition has come to us from ancient times, and is maintained up to the present. You will not find more ideal container for maturing and storing wine or cognac drink than American oak barrels with the volume of 70 litters. Oak barrels perfectly created for appearing of new, unique and bright flavor.
The unique characteristics of wood point it out of the other species of trees. This is due to a natural antioxidant that is found only in an oak wood, and it releases in the process of juice fermenting. Tannin, an antioxidant, gets into physical and chemical contact with the wine and favorably effects the flavor, aroma, color and degree of maturation of future alcoholic drink.
What are some other advantages of using the oak barrels in wine industry?
- Barrels keep the original juice temperature for the duration of fermentation, reducing disturbances in temperature of inside and outside areas of the barrel.
- Oak barrel protects the future wine or brandy from the negative influence of the sun on the future pride of winemaker.
- Porous structure of the wood lets pass the sufficient amount of air, necessary for wine making process.
Taking into account the above-mentioned advantages of using American oak barrels for making wine or cognac, it will be difficult to refuse such an attractive offer – to purchase an oak barrel.
We use only tested and high-quality materials to create our wooden barrels, so it’s safe to guarantee the quality of the product. You will be satisfied with our product and your guests and customers will be satisfied with your drink.