Care of Cooperage

A rule of thumb for wet cooperage is: once wet always wet. You may store your vessel filled with water indefinitely. Simply change the water monthly, and add a teaspoon of baking soda to the water to ensure the wood remains sweet. We highly advise people to refrain from using chlorine bleach, as we have recently discovered bleach causes the cells of the wood to corrode, rendering the wood porous.If you do not have facility…

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Released March 19, 2007, Recipes of a Dumb Housewife, by Lorina Stephens, is proving to be a hit. Now available through our secure online shopping cart at Five Rivers, as well as online throughout North America and most of the European Union through Amazon, Borders, Barnes and Nobel and W.H. Smith. If you don’t see it at your bookseller’s, ask them to order it. ISBN 978-1-4303-1789-0. If you’re a bookseller looking to acquire Recipes of…