The state with the capital Little Rock counts with the two states Missouri
to the Midwest United States
, At the beginning of the 19th century, winegrowing was influenced by immigrants from Germany and Switzerland. There are severe winters with extreme temperature fluctuations. The three as AVA
classified areas are Altus, Arkansas Mountain and Ozark Mountain. The winegrowing center is located northwest of Altus in the Arkansas River valley. They become European vines, hybrids
as well as varieties of the species Vitis aestivalis
. Vitis labrusca
and Vitis rotundifolia
cultured. Production companies are Château Aux Arc, Cowie Wine Cellars, Mount Bethel Winery, Post Familie Vineyards and Wiederkehr Wine Cellars (Swiss origin).