Eder FassStolz®

What is Eder FassStolz®? The FassStolz® brand developed about 10 years ago. In our case, the name was determined first. The Barrel series, which developed from it, was then the next step. Special – everything from one source What makes the barrels so special? There are several factors that play a central role here. Basically,…

BarrelSummer

Summer 2020 – a very special summer. Many people stayed in their garden and beautified it with flower pots, mini ponds, decorative barrels and rain barrels made of wooden barrels. A bestseller among the rain barrels – the newly added 125 l rain barrel Great Britain. From the country of garden culture and rain we…

Meetingpoint – Barrel arbor

When the coopers and carpenters work hand in hand, you can expect something extraordinary as a result. We have tackled this kind of exceptionality with the “Meeting Point”. The idea First there was the idea of a large German herbal liqueur manufacturer that one could create something new from disused large barrels or vats of…

Tonnellerie Tremeaux

What makes the underdog special Have you ever heard of the town of Beaune? No? Neither did I, until 5 years ago when I went for the first time together with Markus Eder to the sleepy little town in the heart of Burgundy in France to visit the cooperage, which was to expand our product…

Beer and Barrel

Micro-oxygenation in a wooden barrel – or why does my beer age in a maturing barrel? For a trained brewer of the traditional school it is a big psychological hurdle to put his freshly brewed beer into a wooden barrel, of which we told him before: “Your beer matures in it because it gets air!”…

Mizunara Oak

The Japanese Mizunara oak barrel The Japanese cooper tradition is not yet as old as the European one. However, Japanese are known for their long tradition of taking elements from a foreign culture and modifying them to suit your purposes. As always, there is a word for this “iitoko-dori”, the unprejudiced adoption and use of…

Paxarette cake and pot

Paxarette Paxarette – or the “wonder bag” from the basics of sherry moss. In simple terms, Paxarette is a concentrate of boiled grape must of the Sancocho and Arrope varieties, which are reduced to about 30% of their original volume. Until 1989 it was quite common to round off whisky with Paxarette. The result was…

Lycka the lynx

A lucky day for the Palatinate Forest and two lynxes On 20 March 2020, we were allowed to celebrate a special day as patrons of a lynx. “Our” lynx is called “Lycka”, the Swedish word for luck. She was released into freedom together with a conspecific named “Tarda” in the Palatinate Forest near Wald-leiningen as…

Barrel production

Handcraft like 100 years ago – how a wooden barrel is made At the beginning of the barrel production process is the wood. In our case, this is the German oak from the Northern Vosges, more precisely from the Bürgerwald in Annweiler am Trifels. Every year in winter, Markus Eder travels to the region’s timber…