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Tequila Barrels
« on: September 16, 2011, 01:34:16 PM »
Anyone know of a source of used tequila barrels?
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Re: Tequila Barrels
« Reply #1 on: September 16, 2011, 03:56:52 PM »
Anyone know of a source of used tequila barrels?

Give me a full one and I'll see what I can do for you
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Re: Tequila Barrels
« Reply #2 on: September 16, 2011, 09:17:43 PM »
Tequila aged Saison? 
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Re: Tequila Barrels
« Reply #3 on: September 16, 2011, 10:31:11 PM »
You know not everything I brew is a Saison, right? :)

No, entirely different idea.
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Re: Tequila Barrels
« Reply #4 on: September 16, 2011, 11:46:58 PM »
Have you tried contacting any of the tequila distilleries in California?
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Re: Tequila Barrels
« Reply #5 on: September 17, 2011, 08:21:08 AM »
You know not everything I brew is a Saison, right? :)

I figured it was a decent guess  ;)
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Re: Tequila Barrels
« Reply #6 on: September 17, 2011, 11:09:59 AM »
You played the odds - earlier this year you would have stood an 80% chance of being right! :)
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Re: Tequila Barrels
« Reply #7 on: November 03, 2011, 05:43:58 AM »
Contact Sammy Hagar.  ;)

With any luck you'll score.
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Re: Tequila Barrels
« Reply #8 on: December 21, 2011, 08:24:23 PM »
Drew, did you ever find a source for tequila barrels.  Inquiring minds want to know....

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Re: Tequila Barrels
« Reply #9 on: January 26, 2012, 11:53:40 AM »
not yet
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Re: Tequila Barrels
« Reply #10 on: February 03, 2012, 05:04:51 PM »
I came across some seller on Ebay called "artscraftsofmexico" who sells a lot of barrels. He also make tequila, so maybe he'd be willing to sell you a used one.
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