COVID-19 has thankfully not impacted our production schedules too drastically and everything is on track for normal delivery for the 2020 season. Container deadlines for Clayver and custom barrels (any barrels that are not 225/228L, have fancy hoops, or custom logos) are quickly approaching! Click the image to find the deadline for your region are and click here to request pricing and info.

“CROWDSOURCING A CRUSTY BREAD RECIPE” SHORTCUT STILL BAKING LIKE IT’S QUARANTINE? If you are still carbo-loading like it’s lockdown (like me!), give this easy, fast, no-knead recipe a whirl.


Welcome to Petraea Plus, the barrel blog of a wine industry supplier covering all US wine regions (except CA & OR) and Canada. Follow here for Cadus Cooperage, The Oak Cooperage, Clayver Ceramic, and Wilhelmsen Cradle product info, news, and updates; articles and photos about the people and places in North America’s cool/cold/desert/mountain wine regions; new products and industry innovations; wine and food pairing fun; links to podcasts and social media posts; and a blog detailing my wine country adventures.