Master Cask is the leading oak barrel specialised business supplying the Australian and New Zealand wine, spirits and brewing industries. Founder Darren Lange, with more than 30 years wine industry experience, and more than 15 years representing major cooperage brands, started Master Cask in 2010 with a vision to established a unique portfolio of cooperages. Today Master Cask represents a complementary portfolio of 6 individual specialised cooperages supplying ultra-premium French and American new oak barrels, single-fill bourbon barrels, traditional fortified wine barrels, and specialty casks from around the world.
Our philosophy is to simply work closely with our valued customers to provide a comprehensive best in class oak maturation portfolio, supported by knowledge, expertise and service. Through our diverse international and local sourcing and multiple industry customer base, we are uniquely involved in the full life cycle of a barrel. Master Cask is also vertically integrated with full coopering facilities in our two cooperages based in South Australia and Tasmania.