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Stakvat

Denomination (German: "Stapeleltank" or "Stapelelfass") for cube-shaped steel tanks of the Australian company AUSVAT. The system was developed by Peter Warren. The steel tanks are for the fermentation and used the winemaking. The big advantage is the space-saving stacking possibility. The tank shown in the picture has a volume of 900 liters. By an appropriate technique can as an alternative for the Barrique in the side walls oak boards (Inner Staves) are installed. This is also a largely similar function with oxygen access as in a real oak barrels possible. A system similar in concept to that developed in Germany is rebarriQue,

Stakvat - Tank and Inner Staves
© AUSVAT

See also under Wood chips as well as lists under the keywords barrel and barrel, Complete listings of the numerous vinification measures or cellar techniques, as well as a list of wine-regulated wine, sparkling wine and distillate types are under the keyword winemaking contain. Comprehensive information on wine law is available under the keyword wine law,

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