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Wood is a living material that evolves over time ... The intervention of coopers may be necessary to restore oak [...]
STEP 9 : packaging
All Tonnellerie Bernard barrels are checked and validated according to precise specifications before being packaged and leaving the workshop. Valuable [...]
STEP 8 : marking
After the sanding and hooping steps, the barrels are marked using a laser which will allow to record, on the [...]
STEP 7 : finishing, sanding and hooping
When the barrel has taken its shape and the heads are assembled, our coopers test its watertightness during the proofing [...]
STEP 6 : heads assembly
Depending on the capacity of the Bernard barrels, each head is made up of 7 to 14 pieces of stave. [...]
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STEP 5 : trimming
Once the aromas of the oak have been revealed during the bousinage, the barrel slowly goes down in temperature before [...]