FRENCH MINI – OAK STAVES ( Length:10 – 15cm)
These French Mini Oak Staves provide a subtle oak flavour and texture to the wine. Having a low surface area, they impart mild oak flavour, colour & tannins to the wine. Mini Oak Staves can be used to extend the life of Expensive French Oak Barrels which makes them Very Cost Effective.
Dosage Rate – White Wine: 1- 6g/L Red Wine: 4 – 14g/L
Dosage Rate : Is dependent on the intensity of fruit character in the wine which will determine the desired or optimum level of oak infusion into the wine. This will then determine the length of time that the wine is in contact with the Oak Staves.