Practical Winery
58-D Paul Drive, San Rafael, CA 94903-2054
phone:415/479-5819 · fax:415/492-9325
email: Office@practicalwinery.com
 
 
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EDITORIAL INDEX 1996

WINEGROWING
  Clonal selection methods in Italy
Jan/Feb
  Powdery mildew controlled with fewer fungicide applications
Jan/Feb
  Addressing micronutrient requirements
Mar/April
  Rediscovering Petite Sirah
Mar/April
  What is Petite Sirah?
Mar/April
  Effective thinning
May/June
  Physiology of grape leaf ageing for improved canopy management and grape quality
May/June
  Deficit irrigation in theory and practice
July/Aug
  Managing beneficial insects in the vineyard
July/Aug
  Cabernet Sauvignon: Seven clonal selections evaluated
Sept/Oct
  Success with vine shelters
Nov/Dec
   
WINEMAKING
  Making premium kosher wine
Mar/April
  Sensory evaluation techniques improve winemaking, communication, marketing, Part I
Mar/April
  Why, where, and who of a sensory evaluation program, Part II
July/Aug
  What, where, and how of a sensory evaluation program, Part III
Sept/Oct
  Managing oxygen in white wine production
May/June
  Practical production tool: Filtration analysis,
May/June
  Wine microbiology evolution
May/June
  How different grape and juice treatments influence wine quality
July/Aug
  Sensory analysis of cork – sniffing out cork taint problems
July/Aug
  Toxic fermentation products — A cause of stuck fermentation
Sept/Oct
   
VARIETAL REVIEW
  Barbera offers exciting versatility
Jan/Feb
  Perfecting Pinot Gris in the U.S.
May/June
  Long Island Merlot strives for regional identity
July/Aug
  Quality decisions for Oregon Pinot Noir
Sept/Oct
  Merlot corners Washington red wine niche
Nov/Dec
  Washington Semillon shuns partner image
Nov/Dec
   
WINERY ECONOMICS
  Foreign exchange strategies for boosting winery profits
May/June
   
SUCCESSFUL BUSINESS
  Paying as they grow — The Kunde tradition
Nov/Dec
   
HUMAN RESOURCES
  PWV exclusive 1995 Salary Survey
Jan/Feb
  Training supervisors pays off
Jan/Feb
  Being a good patron with Hispanic employees
Sept/Oct
     
FOOD & WINE
   Harmonizing flavors with Pinot Gris
May/June
   Duck and Tuna: Classic combos with Long Island Merlot
July/Aug
  East meets West with Washington Semillon
Nov/Dec
   
WINEMARKETING
  Passport to increased wine sales
Mar/April
  Chev & Chev — cross merchandising
May/June
  Improving your tasting room: Part I Staffing
May/June
  Improving your tasting room: Part II Treatment of general public visitors
May/June
  Improving your tasting room: Part III Trade visitors, display, and special events
July/Aug
  Improving your tasting room: Part IV Direct mail programs
Sept/Oct
  Wine in glass bottles
July/Aug
  Creating new wines, new opportunities at Kenwood Vineyards
Sept/Oct
  Unique events stimulate cellar door sales
Nov/Dec
  Innovative California wineries capture Clear Choice Awards
Nov/Dec
   
SUPPLIER SHOWCASE
  Winery Cooperage & Equipment
Jan/Feb
  Information Technologies
Mar/April
  Packaging
July/Aug
  Professional Services
Sept/Oct
  Vineyard: plant material, irrigation, trellising, equipment
Nov/Dec
   
FACILITY PLANNING
  Major expansion at Geyser Peak
Jan/Feb
  Blending efficiency with tradition in Burgundy
Sept/Oct
  Fetzer’s new construction: Everything old is new again
Sept/Oct
  Programmable logic controllers key to new high speed bottling line
Nov/Dec
   
SMART VITICULTURE with Dr. Richard Smart
  Integrated Production, new buzz words?
Jan/Feb
  Cane or cordon pruning?
Mar/April
  What are grape flavors for?
May/June
  Tribute to Nelson Shaulis and his GDC
July/Aug
  Cabernet and Chardonnay make way for Shiraz and Verdelho
Sept/Oct
  Tight spacing — the right way to go?
Nov/Dec
   
WINERY WATER & WASTE with Dr. David Storm
  Selecting floor drain inserts and grates
Jan/Feb
  Implications of the 1994 Uniform Fire Code, Part I
Mar/April
  Implications of the 1994 UFC, Part II
May/June
  Waterless bathroom fixture can save gallons
July/Aug
  ISO - European roots sprouting in U.S., Part I
Sept/Oct
  ISO - European roots sprouting in U.S., Part II
Nov/Dec
   
WINE & HEALTH with Dr. Wells Shoemaker
  Letter to a pregnant winemaker
Nov/Dec
   
WINE LAWYER with R. Corbin Houchins
  What’s intellectual about property?
Jan/Feb
  Monkey trials
Mar/April
  Further thoughts on retail price maintenance
May/June
  Such a lovely dress . . . Sincerely
July/Aug
  Soap boxes
Sept/Oct
  Weather vanes
Nov/Dec
   
IN THE CELLAR with Jake Lorenzo
  Dining out à la Lorenzo
Jan/Feb
  Greed and the American way
Mar/April
   Death threats
May/June
   Tequila possibilities
Sept/Oct
  Nurturing the next generation
Nov/Dec
   
FREE RUN
  Sonoma wineries support Designated Driver program
Jan/Feb
  A time for pilgrimages
Jan/Feb
  Tied houses cannot stand
May/June

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1998 , 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004
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