Grappolo is the sole importer of Damy and Billon barrels. These two Burgundian cooperages belong to the same family that have been producing wine barrels for over four generations.
Damy cooperage uses traditional artisan techniques on the highest quality oak, originated from the most prestigious oak forests in France. The barrels are being used in some of the finest wineries around the world.
Damy barrels have both CTB and PEFC certification.
Billon cooperage gained its reputation in the global wine industry due to its ability to combine new technologies alongside traditional artisan methods of production. The cooperage produces about 10,000 barrels per year. In 2007 the cooperage won the "Meilleur Ouvrier de France" from the President of the France , given to excellent French artisans.