The Impact of the High Proof Series Oak Alternatives in Whiskey

Published in Artisan Spirit Magazine, Summer Issue 2020. The Impact of the High Proof Series Oak Alternatives in Whiskey:Exploring Contact Time and Dosage Rate to Achieve Targeted Sensory Results Andrew Wiehebrink, Director of Spirit Research and Innovation, Independent Stave Company INTRODUCTION During an era of innovation, oak alternatives are becoming an important tool for spirit maturation. Oak alternative products may …