We had no idea of the complexity of barrel-making until Mr. Cooper gave us a behind-the-scenes lesson in his craft.
If you are inclined to believe the imperial measurement system*, it is exactly 130 gallons. The term butt comes from the French botte, which means boot.
PROVIDES DENTAL ARMOR: Red wine has long been known to protect against heart disease. Now we know it also fights cavities! It successfully eliminates the bacteria that causes tooth decay.