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ALMA – Aging with care

Born from the craft of coopers and their knowledge in great wine aging and Vinification Intégrale© *, ALMA is the...
Target Precision

Target Precision

FROM JANUARY 1, 2021 WE ANALYZE AND GUARANTEE THAT 100% OF OUR BARRELS ARE FREE OF ANY DETECTABLE TCA* AT THE COMPLETION OF THE PRODUCTION PROCESS  Our latest innovation comes as a response to an often-neglected issue which can nevertheless pose a serious threat...

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Current vintage 2020 / Bordeaux Right Bank

Current vintage 2020 / Bordeaux Right Bank

End of September, we hit the road to visit our clients on the right bank of Bordeaux. Usually, they are still harvesting Merlot grapes at this time, but the winemakers are already busy in the cellars, to look at the Cabernet that remains on the vines. Todeschini...

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The film

The film

The history of Tonnellerie Baron has been part of the great tradition of French cooperage since 1875.

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Light the fire

Light the fire

Simon is one of the youngest coopers on the team. Graduating as a cabinetmaker, trained as a carpenter and luthier, he spends his time in the cooperage shaping the staves, and toasting the barrels, but has also spent time and improved, at the same time, on other...

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Training and experience of the coopers

Training and experience of the coopers

Visiting the Tonnellerie Baron workshop means observing techniques and processes dedicated to the transformation of logs into staves. The know-how with natural precision of the workshop workers makes us wonder about the training and transmission of these artistic...

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Tonnellerie Baron, patron of « Plantons pour l’Avenir »

Tonnellerie Baron, patron of « Plantons pour l’Avenir »

At Tonnellerie Baron, we are inspired daily by the desire to minimize the carbon footprint of our activity and by the will to show the way to the new generations. Our common sense guides us towards an environmental policy that is permanent, to guarantee the longevity...

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Tools and techniques of the cooperage

Tools and techniques of the cooperage

At Tonnellerie Baron, each stage of production, from splitting the oak to the finishing of the barrel, is integrated into our workshops. Magnifying our selection of noble oaks, providing the necessary care while respecting the raw material and achieving an exceptional...

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Coopers for 5 generations

Coopers for 5 generations

Since 1875, the founding date of the cooperage by Henry Baron, 5 generations have followed to lead the family-owned business to excellence. Founded in Les Gonds, near the town of Saintes in the Charente Maritime department, the production of the cooperage employs 60...

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