Q: cost for shipping to New York (11554)
A: For size and weight on this package, it looks to be around $19 UPS ground to this Postal code for the least expensive rate
Q: 1. Can this be used for cider?
2. how many uses can we expect to get out of it?
A: The barrel can be used to age cider. The amount of uses will depend on the product being used on the inside, care of the barrel between uses
Q: Does the 5 Gallon new oak barrel come with a stand?
A: the barrels do not currently ship with a stand. Dimensions are 21Lx16Wx17H
Q: What level of char is on the interior?
A: these should be a 3-4 char level
Q: Do these come with a bung? If I wanted an extra, what item number would fit?
A: the barrels do ship with a bung but would not be drilled for an airlock. Typically a #7-8.5 bung would be best but the openings do vary slightly on the barrels. Measuring your opening when it arrives would be best before adding a bung to the shipment
Q: what char level is barrel
A: these should be at a #3 or level three char
Q: What is the main differences between this item and the 20L Oak Barrel (item# 139-2405), other than the spigot? The 20L is more expensive and the size is basically the same, is the quality the same? Thanks
A: the barrels will be similar but produced by two different suppliers. Other than the spigot the barrels would be similar as new stock with a level #3 style char on the inside of the barrel
Q: Being a new/fresh barrel, how many times would you suggest using it just for only beer?
A: this will vary based on the batches and caring for the barrel. Most brewers will get at least 2-3 runs on the barrel minimum
Q: I am on a waiting list for item #: 446-4880., 5 gallon oak barrel. What would be shipping on 2 of these to 56387? Thank you. Phil
A: at this time we do not have a return ETA on the barrels to get the true size and weight for the package needed to ship. The rates can be calculated before ordering once the barrels are on hand for us to run the proper shipping rates at that time
Q: I am curious how long the wait list is on your barrels both used bourbon, and the new? I have one and love it looking to expand.
A: At this time we do not currently have a return ETA to provide for when the barrels will be back in stock as the previous distillery has discontinued this size of production
Q: What char our your barrels?
A: These barrels have above a level 3 or what is considered an alligator char on the inside
Q: what kind of time frame are we looking at for barrels to be ready, My product is ready.
A: At this time the current distillery we had previously been sourcing the barrels from has discontinued this size and we do not have a return ETA to provide for when the barrels will be back in stock, as we are in the process of looking for another source
Q: How do I order a new 5 gallon oak barrel and how much will it cost and take to receive it
A: At this time (dec. 2018) the barrels are not currently available or with an ETA for return at this time)
Q: When will these barrels be available?
A: We do not currently have an ETA for return at this time
Q: How long is the waiting?
A: We do not at this time, have a return ETA to provide for this stock of barrels