I can't fill my barrel right away

I can't fill my barrel right away

Used whiskey, bourbon or wine barrels should be filled with beer or other beverage right away to maintain freshness, but here's what to do if you can't fill now.
Is my barrel dry?

Is my barrel dry?

Fresh whiskey, bourbon and wine barrels make better aged beer. Here's how to know whether your used barrel is dry or perfect for barrel-aging.