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AABG Sour Wine Barrel – Flanders Red Fill

This post provides an update on the 2010 sour wine barrel project initially described here: https://aabg.org/2010/04/26/aabg-sour-wine-barrel-initial-fill/ On 8/21 a group of AABG brewers emptied the saison from the barrel, distributing to the ten brewers who had originally contributed. Final gravity was measured at 1.007, and tasting showed a fairly tart Read more…

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AABG Sour Wine Barrel – Initial Fill

The AABG purchased a used barrel from 2 Lads Winery of Traverse City, where it had previously held Cabernet Franc.  The barrel itself is the Bordeaux Export model made by Radoux Cooperage (French oak, M+ toast, 2007).  It was delivered to Aron Butler’s house in Pittsfield Twp on April 18, 2010.  The basement there Read more…