Raising $16,000 With Your Support for The Smith Family Challenge 2022

Classic Oak Products has immediate access to a range of premium oak alternatives including staves, chips, bullets, and flow sticks.
Oak barrels for sale, stock across a range of premium brands

Quality Oak Wine Barrels For Sale, Why Classic Oak?

Enjoy the convenience of locally-held, quality stock barrels ready to go this Vintage. Classic Oak has a full range of premium oak barrels across our range.
Foudrerie François - How to Maintain an Oak Cask

Maintaining an Oak Cask

Ongoing maintenance of oak casks, vats, and rounds is important to ensure they last, and continue to impart flavour to your wines.
Difference between French Oak and Hungarian Oak

Hungarian Oak and the Trust Cooperage

Hungarian oak isn't fundamentally different from French oak. Some differences do arise, however, in the flavours they impart to a wine.
Classic Oak Products Warehouse Storage and Logistics

Locally-held, quality stock oak barrels this Vintage.

Sourced globally, stored locally; our portfolio of stock oak products gives you the immediate solution you need this Vintage.

Classically Connected 2021 cooperage interviews

Keeping with the tradition of visiting you with the latest from Classic Oak Products and François Frères Group, we have decided to go virtual… We are excited to share with you this fascinating new series of virtual interviews featuring insights from our well-respected international coopers, all presented online for your convenience.

Benefits of Using Oak Adjuncts

With full traceability, Quercus brings you the same commitment to quality as the full Classic range of French, Hungarian and American oak barrels.

A comprehensive range of oak wine barrels to assist you in your winemaking

With full traceability, Quercus brings you the same commitment to quality as the full Classic range of French, Hungarian and American oak barrels.

Classic Oak Products Pricing for 2022 Vintage

Classic Oak Products wine barrel pricing for Vintage 2022 has now been finalised. Request your price list today.

Potential supply chain issues for 2022 vintage

Alert on upcoming issues affecting the supply chain for oak barrels and large format vats, rounds and oval casks for the 2022 vintage.

Important team announcement

After 8 years as a highly valued member of the Classic Oak Products team, Dean Whitehorn has made the decision to explore other opportunities.
Quercus Adjunct Seasoning

Quercus oak alternatives for your wines

With full traceability, Quercus brings you the same commitment to quality as the full Classic range of French, Hungarian and American oak barrels.
Smith Family Challenge, Hamish Black

Smith Family Challenge done for 2021

With your support, National Sales Manager Hamish Black raised over $18,000 in the 2021 Smith Family Challenge, and his team of five just over $135,000.

Smith Family Challenge Progress Update

The team at Classic Oak would like to extend a heartfelt thank you for your generous support of Hamish Black in the Smith Family Challenge.

A toast, to a Classic Christmas and a bright 2021

Classic Oak Products will be closed over the Christmas holidays from Wednesday 23rd December 2020 to Friday 8th January 2021.
Dominique Moreau, Foudrerie François

Classically Connected virtual interview #4

Classically Connected interview #4, with Dominique Moreau, Foudrerie François. In keeping with the tradition of visiting our customers during this time of year, we are excited to share with you the fourth in our series of virtual interviews with our respected international coopers.
James Molnar, Trust Cooperage

Classically Connected virtual interview #3

Classically Connected interview #3, with James Molnar, Trust Cooperage. In keeping with the tradition of visiting our customers during this time of year, we are excited to share with you the third in our series of virtual interviews with our respected international coopers.

Classically Connected virtual interview #2

Classically Connected interview #2, with Dominique Gornes, Demptos Bordeaux. In keeping with the tradition of visiting our customers during this time of year, we are excited to share with you the second in our series of virtual interviews with our respected international coopers.

Classically Connected virtual interview #1

Classically Connected interview #1, with Max Gigandet, François Frères Cooperage. In keeping with the tradition of visiting our customers during this time of year, we are excited to share with you the first in our series of virtual interviews with our respected international coopers.

Introducing Classically Connected interviews

Keeping with the tradition of visiting you with the latest from Classic Oak Products and François Frères Group, we have decided to go virtual… We are excited to share with you this fascinating new series of virtual interviews featuring insights from our well-respected international coopers, all presented online for your convenience.