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Could whiskey barrel poison trees?

Hello everyone, I was planning on putting a fruit tree (fig or maybe dwarf apple or pear) in a half oak barrel, but I was wondering since the barrel was charred and used to make whiskey or bourbon could that effect the health of the plant. From what I understand about aging whiskey/bourbon the alcohol seeps into the oak, could the charring and alcohol have an adverse effect on certain fruit trees?
Thanks, Matt

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