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Laboratories For Smoke Exposure Testing in Winegrapes and Wine

Wine Institute has identified domestic and international laboratories with capacity to test for smoke exposure in wine and winegrapes. Please contact the laboratories directly with any questions and note the legal disclaimer at the bottom of the page. 




CALIFORNIA, DAVIS,UC Davis CA&ES Analytical Laboratory 


Notes: This laboratory tests wine samples only. 


CALIFORNIA, SACRAMENTO, The Center for Analytical Chemistry (CDFA) 

Contact: or (916) 228-6844. 

Laboratory Accreditation: ISO 17025 

Notes: This laboratory tests wine grapes only.




Laboratory Accreditation: ISO 17025 


CALIFORNIA, SAN LUIS OBISPO, Tastry,  Analytical & Flavor Chemistry Laboratory


Notes: This laboratory tests wine samples only




Laboratory Accreditation: ISO 17025 


COLORADO, DENVER, Ellipse Analytics 

Laboratory Accreditation: ISO 17025 

Notes: This laboratory tests grapes, wine, and juice. 


LOUISIANA, NEW ORLEANS,Eurofins Analytical Laboratories Inc. 

Contact: Tammy Tran  or (504) 297-3400  

Laboratory Accreditation: ISO 17025  


WASHINGTON, SEATTLE, IEH Laboratories and Consulting Group

Contact: or (206) 522-5432

Laboratory Accreditation: ISO 17025  



Due to complexities of international shipments, it is recommended to only ship wine samples to international laboratories following the appropriate regulations of the destination country.  


AUSTRALIA, Australian Wine Research Institute


Laboratory Accreditation: ISO 17025




Laboratory Accreditation: ISO 17025 


CHILE, DICTUC Laboratory of the Catholic University of Chile 

Contact: Maria Ines Espinoza 

Laboratory Accreditation: ISO 17025 and 9001  

Notes: Lab can dedicate 2 GCMS for the processing of samples.  


FRANCE, Dubernet Labs 

Contact: Vincent Bouazza 

Laboratory Accreditation: ISO 17025   

Notes: Lab has a capacity of up to 100-150 samples/week of wine depending on lab activity during harvest period. 


SPAIN, Excell Iberica Laboratories 

Contact: Antonio Palacios 

Laboratory Accreditation: ISO 17025 

Notes: Excell Iberica Laboratories has GC/MS chromatography to measure volatile phenols. 



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All information is provided, as is, without warranty of any kind, either express or implied. Wine Institute does not warrant, guarantee, or make any representations regarding the use, or the results of the use, of the services provided by the certified laboratories listed in this document. The entire risk regarding the use, or the results of the use, of services provided by the certified laboratories listed in this document is assumed by you. No oral or written information or advice given by Wine Institute shall create a warranty.