American Classic Whisky Oak Chips - 100g

American Classic Whisky Oak Chips - 100g - The Wine Warehouse CA

American Classic Whisky Oak Chips - 100g

American Classic Whiskey Oak Chips is specifically engineered for the discerning winemaker. Available in a pack of 3, each weighing 100 grams (3.52 oz), these oak chips are an indispensable tool for small-batch winemaking. Sourced from American oak, renowned for its rich concentrations of volatile compounds and minimal ellagitannins, these chips are the secret to enhancing your wine’s organoleptic properties. The whiskey and vanilla aromas transferred by these chips will transform your wine into an aromatic masterpiece, preserving its natural fruitiness while adding a structured mouthfeel.

Key Features:

  • Flavor Profile: A captivating blend of whiskey and vanilla aromas.
  • Organoleptic Qualities: Medium-toasted, high in polyphenols and phenolic aldehydes for an intense vanilla aroma and complexity.
  • Optimal for Winemaking: Fine grain, high porosity, and permeability are ideal for medium and long-duration treatments.
  • Dosage Flexibility: 4 grams per liter, adjustable to suit desired intensity and wine characteristics.
  • User-Friendly Application: Even distribution within the container and weekly agitation for optimal flavor infusion.
  • Physical Appearance: Varied brown tones depending on the toasting level.
  • Ideal Storage Conditions: Best kept in original packaging in a cool, dry place.


Q: What distinguishes American Whiskey Oak Chips in winemaking? A: Their unique ability to impart whiskey and vanilla aromas while preserving the wine’s fruitiness sets them apart.

Q: How do these chips impact the wine’s mouthfeel? A: They create a structured mouthfeel, enhancing the overall sensory experience of the wine.

Q: What is the recommended dosage for these oak chips? A: 4 grams per liter, though this may vary depending on the specific wine and desired outcome.

Q: Can these chips be used in both short and long-duration treatments? A: Yes, they are suitable for a range of treatment durations.

Q: How should the oak chips be applied for the best results? A: Distribute evenly at varying depths within the container and agitate weekly for optimal flavor transfer.

Elevate Your Winemaking Craft: ABC CRAFTED SERIES American Whiskey Oak Chips are more than just an addition to your winemaking process; they are a transformative element that imparts depth and sophistication to your wines. Incorporate these premium oak chips into your winemaking and savor the complexity and nuanced flavors they bring to every bottle.

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