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Smoke sticks

For Christmas a couple years ago, I got John a miniature wood cask barrel.  For the person that has everything, it seemed like a great way to ‘age’ your favorite spirit to get that rich oaky mellow flavor.   382 more words


The Cooperage @ Founders Park, Nelson, NZ

I was back in New Zealand for the first time in a number of years this last Christmas. One of Nelson’s little delights is Founders Park. 290 more words


Scotland | Whisky

by Melanie and Jim

If you’ve never been to Scotland and someone asks you to free-associate words you link to the country, you might think of things like highlands, tartans, kilts, golf, sheep, and scotch whisky. 1,551 more words


Coopers' Craft Bourbon Review

About – Coopers’ Craft Bourbon is the newest product from Louisville base Brow-Forman, the parent company of Jack Daniel’s and Woodford Reserve. It is the first permanent addition to the company’s product line in 20 years. 218 more words


Speyside Road Trip 2016 - Part 5

This is the final part of my Speyside Road Trip, the earlier parts can be found here: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3… 842 more words

My DIY Barrel Steamer

My growing collection of barrels has gotten me acquainted with all kinds of various tools, treatments and techniques. One of the most useful, nearly indispensable, is the barrel steamer. 842 more words


Hye Meadow Winery

We built this winery out in Stonewall, Texas, from the ground up, including a tasting room, production room, deck and pavilion for outdoor events. The tasting room features stained concrete floors and a wraparound bar made from recycled wine barrels. 66 more words