ensure accurate results samples need to be packaged
the following way.
Fermenting juice sample should be packaged in
unbreakable plastic with head space sufficient
for CO2 production.
Juice samples should be analyzed as soon as
possible, please send overnight via FedEx or via
Take a representative sample
Wine should be sent in sealed glass or plastic
Important for microbiological tests, stir the
barrel or mix tank prior to sending sample.
Microbial cells tend to settle to the bottom of
accurate sample tracking and processing please
ensure the form is filled in completely and
accurately. The analyst request form contains the
label that will be used for chain of custody
tracking. Completely fill out the label and attach
it to the sample bottle.