Vintessential Wine Testing Laboratories

At Vintessential we pride ourselves on being experienced beverage scientists. We offer a full range of services including chemical and microbiological testing of Beer, Cider, Spirits, Water and Wine. We also perform export certification in our ISO 17025 laboratories.

We are Australia's exclusive National Distributor for Oenobrands products, including Anchor and Fermivin yeast, Rapidase Enzymes, bacteria and nutrients.

Vintessential enzymatic test kits are made by us to be used in the Vintessential Discrete Analyser and Spectrophotometer range.

We also offer a wide range of laboratory equipment for use in your own laboratory through our online shopping cart for rapid delivery nationwide.

Since 1995 we have been offering excellent service to our many customers in the beverage industry through our five laboratories in New South Wales, Queensland, Tasmania, Victoria and Western Australia.

Latest Articles

Testing Times - September 2018

Aug, 2018

Brettanomyces

A customer recently sent a number of red wine samples to check for the presence of Brettanomyces. After discussions it was decided to plate the wines for the microbial presence of Brettanomyces bruxellensis (aka Brett) colony forming units and also to measure for the presence of the marker compounds

Testing Times August 18

Aug, 2018

Low pH red wine

At our laboratories we service a wide array of winemaking clients, from large wine companies through to backyard hobbyists. We also see a wide variety of wines, from finished products through to works very much ‘in progress’.

Recently we encountered a red wine from a very small producer…

Testing Times July 18

Jul, 2018

 

Natural wine

To quote wine writer Max Allen (1) “The hottest wine trend of the decade? That's easy: all things natural. Grapes grown with a minimum of sprays, preferably organic or biodynamic; nothing added in the cellar except perhaps a small amount of sulphur dioxide preservative at bottling. Just wine. It’s…

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