Wood Aging Articles


Oak and Beer

Originally posted on Homebrew Supply | Oak, and any wood for that matter, can be a little tricky to use and get the flavor exactly right. Learn how to best use oak in your homebrew here.

Wood Barrel Anatomy

Originally posted Feb 3, 2016 | So two different awesome posts about using barrels on the same day… Is February 3rd barrel day?  Brandon over at Embrace the Funk shows us the anatomy of a barrel and how to remove the barrel head.

Thoughts on Achieving True Bourbon Barrel Oak Flavor

Originally posted Dec 10, 2015 | Scott provides his thought process on how home brewers can get real bourbon barrel oak flavor in their beers.  His reasoning is sound and I recommend you check out the article to see how he plans to execute adding his oak.