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Sommelier and antique lover Lisa Minucci of Heritage Culinary Artifacts travels extensively worldwide through the most beautiful wine regions, taking in the scenery and collecting heirlooms with hundreds of years of history. At her famous store in Napa Valley’s Oxbow Market, she offers these one-of-a-kind culinary finds to a legion of California fans. An avid game hunter, skilled butcher, and passionate cook, Minucci curated this special Gilt Taste Collection for Valentine’s Day, sharing her love of food and wine with all of us.
This wine barrel making tool was designed to create the bungholes in wine barrels, those round holes that are capped to create a water-tight seal. Crafted out of brass, carbon steel and chestnut wood, this tool exemplifies the great American tradition of hand-craftsmanship of the 19th century.
Marked "Fitchburg, Massachusetts ptd. 1850"
Measures 11½" length x 12" width
Brand: Heritage Culinary Artifacts
Origin: United States
From antique butchering tools to copper pots, sommelier Lisa Minucci collects gorgeous, fascinating and functional culinary artifacts as she travels the world’s wine-producing regions and brings them back to share with everyone at her Napa Valley store.