RE: [Distillers] Re: where to buy new/used barrel staves?
Have you tried the local wine supply store for staves [dark roast]? Otherwise try this company www.laffort.com
I've seen those planters. I'd want to make sure they hadn't been treated with anything, inside or out. Antifungals come to mind, but who knows.
--- In Distillers@yahoogroups.com, Brendan Keith <bkeith@...> wrote:
> Home Depot. Half barrel planters. $10. Still smell like whisky.
> Brendan Keith
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> Subject: [Distillers] where to buy new/used barrel staves?
> I'd like to get my hands on some barrel staves. Anyone out there have a
> favorite place to get their aging wood from?
> I'd be open to buying some already charred if anyone has a good source for
> those as well.
> This place http://www.kentuckybarrels.com <http://www.kentuckybarrels.com/>
> seems about the only place I could find with in a few hours of digging
> around the web that sells staves.