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Laboratories For Smoke Exposure Testing in Winegrapes and Wine

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. In most cases the labs will produce results from testing samples within three business days. Please let us know if you run into problems accessing contacting the labs or if they are at capacity.




CALIFORNIA, BUENA PARK & TURLOCK, Certified Laboratories

Buena Park Contact: Kristin Potter or (714) 562-8622

Turlock Contact: Lisa Davis or (209) 664-1100

Laboratory Accreditation: ISO 17025 


CALIFORNIA, CORONA,  Adamson Analytical Labs

Contact: or (951) 549-9657

Laboratory Accreditation: ISO 17025 

Notes: This laboratory is testing free markers in grapes and wine.


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

Contact: or (916) 228-6844. 

Laboratory Accreditation: ISO 17025 

Notes: The CDFA lab is on standby and will start testing if and when private labs are backlogged. This laboratory tests wine grapes only.


CALIFORNIA, SAN JOSE, Genista Biosciences

Contact: Patrick Brennan or (805) 275-8745

General: (408) 934-6575

Laboratory Accreditation: ISO 17025 




Laboratory Accreditation:  ISO 17025, bound volatile phenols



Contact: or (866) 577-4638

Laboratory Accreditation:  ISO 17025 


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


Notes: This laboratory tests wine samples only and requests that you follow AWRI Protocol.



Contact: or by phone to various locations:

  • St Helena: 707-963-4806
  • Healdsburg: 707-433-7051
  • Paso Robles: 805-434-9322
  • Newberg, Oregon: 503-537-6245
  • Walla Walla, WA: 509-524-5182

Laboratory Accreditation: ISO 17025

Notes: This laboratory offers full panel free markers using GC/MS and GC/MS/MS, and full panel glycosylated markers using LC/MS/MS. All analyses are covered under scope of accreditation.


COLORADO, DENVER, Ellipse Analytics 

Contact: or (720) 340-2297

Laboratory Accreditation: ISO 17025 

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


LOUISIANA, NEW ORLEANS,Eurofins Analytical Laboratories Inc. 

Contact: Cheryl Stephenson or (504) 297-3400

Laboratory Accreditation: ISO 17025  

Notes: This laboratory tests grapes, wine and juice.


WASHINGTON, SEATTLE, IEH Laboratories and Consulting Group

Contact: or (206) 522-5432

Laboratory Accreditation: ISO 17025  

Notes: This laboratory tests performs total, free and bound testing of whole grapes, wine, and micro-ferments.




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. 



Laboratory Accreditation:  ISO 17025 


AUSTRALIA, Australian Wine Research Institute

Laboratory Accreditation:  ISO 17025 and GLP




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