English version

hogshead in Drink topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishhogsheadhogs‧head /ˈhɒɡzhed $ ˈhɑːɡz-, ˈhɒːɡz-/ noun [countable] British English  DFDa large container for holding beer, or the amount that it holds
Examples from the Corpus
hogsheadAfter twenty-eight days they would be taken out, washed and packed in hogsheads, and pressed for about ten days.