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Enartis USA Announces the Perlage Range of Sparkling Winemaking Products

Posted on January 17, 2017

Windsor, CA – 1/16/2017 – Enartis USA is pleased to announce the introduction of the Perlage range in our product portfolio – a dedicated range of premium quality winemaking products for sparkling wine production.

Inspired by the experience of Enartis in the different renowned Sparkling Wine Regions throughout the world, and understanding the challenges of producing quality sparkling wine, the Perlage range offers winemakers the tools needed for every step of the process, from grape to bottle, to ensure optimal quality of sparkling wine, adapted to the production process (Charmat, Classic, Transfer) and wine style (complex/mature, fresh/fruit driven, etc).

In addition to the comprehensive product portfolio, Vinquiry Laboratories by Enartis USA offers a set of analytical services designed specifically to help with critical aspects of sparkling wine production:

Critical analytical information needed prior to second fermentation. This panel provides essential chemistry on base wines and predicts potential wine instabilities that may occur as a result of future chemical changes arising from second fermentation.
Includes: Alcohol, Glucose + Fructose, Free SO2, Total SO2, pH, Titratable Acidity, Heat Stability Test, Cold stability by Conductivity, Malic Acid, Calcium, Potassium.

Determines the dosage of riddling agent needed to ensure good clarity and limited amount of lees. Please specify the riddling agent used.
Includes: Riddling Agent Dosage Trial, Turbidity and Lees Volume Measurement.

Foam quality is the first parameter observed in a sparkling wines. Many steps from harvest to bottling can impact foam properties. Foaming capacity can be measured by the Mosalux test. This test, commonly used in Champagne, measures foam height and foam persistence to understand the foaming capacity of wine.

To learn more about the Perlage Range, click here, call us at (707) 838-6312 or stop by our booth (#1210) at the Unified Wine and Grape Symposium.

With the introduction of the Perlage range, Enartis USA will discontinue the distribution of the SOEC (Station Oenotechnique de Champagne) range. This range will remain available in the USA through Oenofrance USA (contact: Fabien Machard de Gramont, (707) 321-6363).

About Enartis USA:

Beginning as the pioneering Vinquiry Wine Laboratory in the early days of the modern US wine industry, Enartis USA is now a leading supplier to the North American Wine Industry. In addition to the high-quality analytical services provided by its network of laboratories, Enartis USA is a leading supplier of winemaking products and laboratory supplies.

The ISO 17025:2005 Accreditation of our main laboratory verifies the high-quality of analytical services that we provide our clients, which range from basic chemistry testing to most recent techniques such as Real Time Quantitative PCR (RT-qPCR), a molecular biology technique for the detection of spoilage microorganisms, and grape and wine phenolic analysis (Phenolic Fingerprint), among many others.

In January of 2009, we became part of the multi-national company Esseco Group, which manufactures the Enartis range of premium winemaking products. Being part of the world leading manufacturer of winemaking products has allowed us to incorporate the technologically advanced Enartis range into our extensive product offerings, as well to develop tailored solutions for the US wine industry. Enartis USA is a leading supplier of winemaking products, with the capability to meet the needs of wineries of all sizes.

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