Product information "Quintessence 228 l French Oak - Bourgogne Transport"
shape: Burgundy Export, 88 cm stave length Barrel staves stored for 24 months Barrel hoops: 8 hot-dip galvanised hoops Wood origin: France (Jupilles, Troncais, Fontainebleau, Darney) Toasting technique: Traditional Aromas: rich oak wood and roasted aromas, vanilla, spices, brown sugar Palate: balance between fruit and roasted aromas, rich in structure and with a fine finish Perfectly suited for: moderately matured, balanced wines, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Merlot, Syrah We recommend a maturation period of: 12-18 months
Dimensions 228 l approx: Stave length: 88 cm Ø belly: 72 cm Ø head: 60 cm Stave thickness: 25 mm
We usually keep this cask in stock in three different toasting levels:
-Bourgonge Medium Traditional -Bourgogne Medium Plus -Opaline
Further toasting levels can be found in the table Toasting recommendations