225L / 59.4 Gallon New Hungarian Oak Barrel

In stock
Item: OAK720
(1)
Regular price $1077.09
Regular price Save 14% $1,252.22 Sale price $1077.09
Found a lower price? Request Price Match

Quick Overview

  • 225 L (59.4 gal)
  • Height - 37"
  • Head Diameter - 22"
  • Abdomen Diameter - 27.2"
  • Stave Thickness - 1 - 1-1/16"
  • Empty Weight - 130 lbs

Product Overview


As we all know, the best source of wood for wine barrels is the oak grown in the territory of old-time Hungary, known as Slavonian oak. This rare, high-quality oak can be found in the Zemplén Mountains and in the Tokaj oak woods. The specific type of oak in those territories is the Quercus Petrea, which is characterised by dense, hard structure combined with extra flavor. Forestry workers look after these forests with considerable expertise, and the forest density ratio in Hungary is 20–24%, with selective logging taking place between November and April.
 
Balázs Barrels is in the works of establishing a direct cooperation with the forestry workers, ensuring the continuous supply of the best quality oak, allowing them to source and work with the most excellent oak for wine barrel manufacturing from the foremost Hungarian forests.
 
  • 225 L (59.4 gal)
  • Height - 37"
  • Head Diameter - 22"
  • Abdomen Diameter - 27.2"
  • Stave Thickness - 1 - 1-1/16"
  • Empty Weight - 130 lbs

Keep your brew day on track!

We have leveraged our network of warehouses to offer fast and reliable shipping options to make sure you always receive what you need in time for brew day.

Exclusive Merch

Whether you're toasting a successful brew day or showing off your passion with wearable gear, our merchandise is crafted for both quality and style.

Shop now