595 is softer than any of our other expressions, but should not be taken lightly. Locally sourced fresh Lavender from Tenderloin Farms in Edwardsville, IL combines with Pipe Tobacco, Sage, Bergamot and Orange for a light, clean blend. 595 was barrel aged in French oak 60-gallon Ruby port wine casks that previously finished bourbon.
Built is based on the first oil that founder Jeremy Allen Stanton ever made for himself years ago. This expression features natural ingredients including Patchouli, Texas Cedar, Pipe Tobacco, and a touch of hand scraped Madagascar Vanilla Beans. Built Oil Blend 1 was aged in used Rally Point Rye whiskey barrels from Still 630 Distillery in St. Louis, MO.
Darkness is not your average hair and skin oil, even by Barrel Brands standards. Darkness is extremely complex, and it begins with the barrel used to create this oil. Darkness was barrel aged in a StilL 630 charred American Oak barrel that aged Presence of Darkness a whiskey which began as a beer along with Chocolate, Peanut Butter, Allspice, and more.
From the luck of the Irish on St. Paddy’s to the earliest blooms of the new year, March is full of green everywhere we turn. These were the inspirations for our March 2018 release, Evergreen. As we welcome Spring back to the Midwest, sprig notes from locally sourced Mint combine with Pine, Cedar, and Chocolate.
Our Vanilla expression has a warm, and inviting scent without being overpowering. This oil was aged in used Rally Point Single Barrel Rye Whiskey barrels along with hand scraped Madagascar vanilla beans, raw pipe tobacco and just a touch of Texas cedar. Full of oak and caramel scents from barrel aging as well along with earthy tones from the oil blend.
Madagascar was inspired by the 4 Hands Brewing Company Imperial Milk Stout with which it shares its name and was aged in the same same barrels that were used in the barrel aging of the beer itself. The barrels and ingredients impart a range of notes that begin with sweet vanilla complimented by a complex blend of port wine, oak, bourbon, chocolate, and cinnamon.
Uganda is a unique variant expression in our Brewers Collaboration that feature a base of Barrel Brands Madagascar along with the same micro-lot Ugandan coffee beans from Goshen Coffee Company that were added to the 4 Hands Imperial Milk Stout Variant.
Our first Mosaic blend aged much longer and with more ingredients than anything else we’ve released to date. It offers notes that you’ve never experienced with our oils and an experience like none other. Just as a beautiful mosaic piece of art, Blend 1 was derived from many small elements that would have otherwise never crossed paths but have united to provide the user with an absolutely gorgeous result.
At Barrel Brands we work hard to invoke memories and emotion from the scent profile of our expressions. No matter your past, feelings are often rekindled by a smell that takes you back to another time. Cabin is the essence of Fall and a reminder of rustic cabin nature. The cedar and pine offer fresh notes that make the woods what they are.
Italia was inspired by Jeremy’s time serving our country in Europe. This expression provides a bold, warm earthy scent derived from it’s aging in used bourbon barrels along with Goshen Secret Stash Coffee, Cacao Nibs, Oregano, Italian Cypress, Italian Star Anise, Raw Pipe Tobacco along with Red and Port Wine aged Oak.
Our Port Wine, Coffee & Chocolate expression is light and velvety smooth with just a hint of sweetness on the end. Aged in used bourbon barrels from Square One Brewery & Distillery in St. Louis, MO along with port wine aged oak, cacao nibs, the finest local coffee and a splash of Patchouli, this expression is complex but inviting.