Practical Winery
65 Mitchell Blvd, San Rafael, CA 94903
phone: 415-453-9700 ext 102
email: Office@practicalwinery.com
EDITORIAL INDEX 2012
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WINEMAKING  
Grape juice and wine yeast–Happy marriages and how to avoid getting stuck with wrong partner Winter
Pinot Noir – Passion, patience and prejudice Winter
Post-bottling spoilage – who invited Brett? Winter
Sulfur dioxide content of wines: Role of winemaking/carbonyl compounds Winter
Advancing the frontline against Brett Spring
Winning at Snakes and Ladders Spring
Oenococcus oeni and Lactobacillus plantarum – effects of MLF on red wine aroma and chemical properties Spring
Modulating wine style with DAP Summer
Sculpting wine’s aromatic profile through diacetyl management Summer
Bottling line improvements boost efficiency at Jackson Family Wines Fall
Oak ellagitannins concentration influences organoleptics of red wine Fall
Oak ellagitannins concentration influences organoleptics of red wine Fall
Greg La Follette: Scientific basis for minimalist winemaking Fall
WINE MARKETING  
Unusual choice pays off for boutique Washington winery Winter
Alpha Omega Winery achieves big DTC Sales Winter
Why does a distributor take on a winery? Spring
Summer of Riesling Spring
Sweet wine – consumers give the prompts but are wineries listening? Summer
What will it take to build online wine sales to a billion dollar channel? Fall
COMPLIANCE  
Success with wine shipping software Winter
New licensing for DTC wine sales in California Spring
Website resource guide for winery compliance Summer
Crushpad's compliance fallout: What it means for their custom crush clients Fall
WINE BUSINESS  
Four Washington wineries – Best and worst business decisions Winter
Vineyard/Winery tax savings opportunities Fall
Six Texas wineries – Best and worst business decisions Fall
WINE APPRECIATION  
Minerality – rigorous or romantic? Winter
WINEGROWING  
Improvement of phenolic composition of Syrah Spring
INDUSTRY NEWS  
UC Davis seeks $2.8 million for rootstock facility expansion Spring
2011 IPM innovator award to Gallo’s Sonoma vineyards Spring
SUSTAINABLE BUSINESS  
Energy efficiency: Examining the true cost of project delay Summer
GRAPEGROWING  
Vitis californica and hybrids as hosts for Grapevine leafroll virus Winter
Controlling powdery mildew Spring
Overcoming fungicide resistance Spring
Two-year comparison of ripening parameters on treated/untreated Chardonnay grapes Spring
2011 Virginia Vineyards Grower of the Year – Jeanette Smith Spring
Russell Ranch Foundation Vineyard Summer
Tracking lost irrigation water Summer
When state/federal officials visit you – are you prepared? Summer
Biological tests assess vineyard soil health Fall
Creating interesting new wines from research grapes Fall
SUPPLIER SHOWCASE  
Winery Equipment Winter
Vineyard Spring
Packaging Summer
Winemaking Supplies Summer
Oak Cooperage and Alternatives Fall
Professional Services Fall
SMART VITICULTURE  
Separating premium from poor fruit Winter
Grapevine trunk diseases: A new global vineyard threat? Spring
Scorecard on almost 50 years of progress Summer
A Commentary - Wine, Terroir and Climate Change Fall
PACKAGING  
Does your label help you stand out from the crowd? Summer
Brassfield Estate – Wine labels survive the ice bucket test Summer
Swanson Vineyards – Upscale wine features simple, approachable design Summer
Turtle Run Winery – New print process creates striking wine labels Summer
Mount Aukum Winery – Elevation and excitement evoked in label design Summer
Package design to match your demographic and environment Summer
Caliza Winery – modern, yet elegant labels achieve differentiation Summer
FREE RUN  
To be Au Natural? Winter
Growers file lawsuit opposing regulation of frost-protection water Winter
Washington State breaks three-tier mandates Winter
Zinfandel – commoner or royalty? Spring
Snapshot of shrinking wine bottle weights, tiny carbon footprints Spring
My 30+ years as a barrel pimp Fall
Wine Terrorists Fall

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