Fall Bright, The Winemakers Shoppe
www.fallbright.com Dundee, NY, USA, 607-292-3995
French OakPLUS chips, a smaller
chip MEDIUM toast 4 ounce
French Medium Toast provides complex, pleasantly mild and delicate toasted oak characters and aromas of
vanilla, caramel, chocolate, hazelnut, oatmeal with honey, graham cracker, with a touch of cinnamon and nutmeg.
The flavors provide sweetness, creaminess and roundness to the mouth feel with a lingering non-aggressive toast
French OakPlus Chips take 8 weeks for
full extraction but 5-6 weeks should be sufficient. Due to the length of time required for extraction,
add these chips after the primary extraction. If you want to use them in the primary fermentation, put
them in a grain or hop bag for retrieval.
Usage rate: is 3-10 grams per
liter of wine. We recommend trying one sample with 3 grams, one sample with 6 grams and one sample with 10
grams to determine the different intensities of our flavors and aromatics.
1 ounce is 28.35 grams 1 gallon is 3.78
liters 5 gallons is 18.9 liters
3 grams per liter rate for 5 gallons
would be 56.7 grams or 2 ounces.
6 grams per liter rate for 5 gallons would be 113.4 grams or 4 ounces.
If you forgot to oak your wine and you are almost ready to bottle, use oak mor, as this
product is small saw dust like particles. It will impart about
90% of the taste in 24 hours. Youwill be able to taste and re-dose again as
Guide-line for use is 19-38 grams per 5 gallons of white wine or 0.7
to 1.4 ounces per 5 gallons.
Usage for red wine is 38-95 grams or 1.4
to 3.4 ounces per 5 gallons of wine. This settles nicely but you will
need to rack before bottling.
1 level Tablespoon is about 3.3 grams
8.5 Tablespoons are about 1 ounce.
We (Peter DeVivi Productions, Inc.) begin with properly seasoned
American White Oak, properly seasoned and toasted to perfection.
The unique WineStix™ design allows the impact of short grain exposure (as
in beans, cubes and spirals); and the complexity of long grain exposure in the same piece of wood. Not
more oak, just more complex and subtle results!
One stick per 5-6 gallons, packaged as 2 Wine Stix™ per sleeve of the
same toast level.
American Oak four toast levels:
Light: light vanillin, almonds, coconut fresh oak
Medium: more vanillin, caramel, roasted nuts, hints of
Medium Plus: light chocolate, roasted coffee, spices,
Dark Toast: caramelized, toasted oak, dark chocolate,
subtle black pepper
Alliers French Oak four toast levels (we carry 3
Light Toast: Gental spices,
vanilla cinnamon cloves structure, roundness, fat.
coffee sweetness erasing of bitterness and excessive astringency and vegetal
Medium Plus Toast:
Roasted, toasty aromas, coffee, caramel sweetness length on the
Impact time 2-3 months, useful two seasons.
Easy clean up, no clogged pumps.
When done, scrub off tartrates and dead yeasts
with a stainless steel brush, rinse with clean water; tightly double wrap in plastic wrap and freeze until
needed again or transfer to another Carboy.