French Oak Fans & Staves
As well as our premium French Oak barrels, the cooperage provides a range of French Oak alternatives - delivering extra options for winemakers.
The A.P. John French ‘fans’ and ‘mini staves’ are available in a range of oak sources and toast options, providing different flavour profiles. Our product range is designed to offer a broad range of options for a range of winemaking applications.
These products have been designed for integration during primary (alcoholic) and malolactic fermentations as well as for maturation applications.
Applications of between one square meter and three square metres per 1000 litres of wine delivers the required integration sought by winemakers.
Toast options include: