The New Science of Old Whiskey
It’s well known that a good portion of a whiskey’s flavor comes from the barrel it ages in, but less well known is just how large a portion we’re talking about. I recently asked a dozen or so people involved in the bourbon industry how much of the ...
How much energy is there in a barrel of oil?
Q: With oil prices around $100 a barrel and gasoline at $4 a gallon, is it really worth that much? How much energy is in a barrel ... Industry & Tourism in Venango County, the 40-gallon whiskey barrel was readily available and most commonly used.
Whiskey barrels a matter of taste
Brown-Forman purchased the plant after the war and converted it to make barrels for its whiskeys. Each week, 191 production workers make 10,000 to 11,000 barrels, each holding 53 gallons -- amounting to anywhere from 240 to 280 bottles of whiskey.
How A Distillery Ages Bourbon In Days, Not Years
Lix is not the only small distiller seeking to cut the maturation process back as much as possible. Many are using smaller barrels ... owns a half-dozen restaurants in Cleveland, says one or two of his bars will be sold out of Cleveland Whiskey at any ...
Buy The Barrel - A Whiskey Lover's Dream Come True
This is the kind of custom bottle you'll get if you buy a barrel. Actually you will ... in the first place a century and a half ago. But despite its old age and rich history, compared to many whiskey makers, Jack Daniels offers a narrow product line ...