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Wooden container used to store [[spirits]], normally made of [[Oak barrels|oak]] though other woods are also used.
 
Wooden container used to store [[spirits]], normally made of [[Oak barrels|oak]] though other woods are also used.

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A 7 gallon oak barrel

Wooden container used to store spirits, normally made of oak though other woods are also used.

Technically, a barrel is a type of cask that holds 36 gallons.

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During the barrel aging process, some of the following chemical changes occur in the spirit:

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