Beer Info FAQ

How much is a tun?

How much is a tun?

In the US customary system, the tun (symbol: US tu) is defined as 252 US fluid gallons (about 954 litres). In the imperial system, the tun is defined as 210 imperial gallons (about 955 litres).

How much is a pipe of wine?

Pipe or butt The butt (from the medieval French and Italian botte) or pipe was half a tun, or 1008 pints (or 126 gallons).