An Interview with Markham Vineyards

An Interview with Kimberlee at Markham Vineyards Markham Vineyards winemaker Kimberlee Nicholls sat down with Account Manager Yuri DeLeon to talk about her barrel program for Markham. Kimberlee shares the profiles she consistently uses for her wines and what characteristics she looks for in those barrels. Thank you Kimberlee and Markaham Vineyards!

An Interview with Mantanzas Creek

Mantanzas Creek winemaker Marcia Torres Forno took a moment to share with World Cooperage her thoughts on barrels, their role in winemaking and the importance of a strong partnership between winemaker and cooperage. Enjoy!

A World Cooperage Journey to France with the Rodney Strong Winemaking Team

A World Cooperage Journey to France with the Rodney Strong Winemaking Team Take a journey through the French forest with World Cooperage general manager, Elizabeth Van Emst and the Rodney Strong Vineyards winemaking team. Watch as an oak tree is harvested in the Vosges forest and then visit our stave mill in Monthureux-sur-Saône, France. The Rodney Strong team shares why …

An Interview with Stonestreet Estate Vineyards Winemaker

Stonestreet Estate Vineyards winemaker Lisa Valtenbergs took a moment to talk with us recently at the Stonestreet Estate Winery & Tasting Room. She talks about her winemaking for Stonestreet and how barrels play a part in her choices. Take a moment to watch the interview and learn which World Cooperage profile is her favorite.

An Interview with Kendall-Jackson Winery on World Cooperage Barrels

n the late springtime World Cooperage Barrel Consultant Yuri DeLeon had a chance to stop by Jackson Family Wines’ Oakville Facility. He talked with Kendall-Jackson Winemaker Kristy Melton on her barrel program, how she tastes through barrels and how she chooses barrels for specific wines.

An Interview with Kunde Winemaker Zach Long

World Cooperage Barrel Consultant, Jerry DeLorenzo, stopped by Kunde Family Winery to interview winemaker Zach Long, on what he looks for when choosing a World Cooperage barrel.

An Interview with Bogle’s Eric Aafedt

World Cooperage Barrel Consultant, Yuri DeLeon, stopped by Bogle Vineyards to interview head winemaker Eric Aafedt, on what he looks for when choosing a World Cooperage barrel.