The state with the capital Jackson lies in the southeast of the United States on the Gulf of Mexico, Around half of the country is forest. There is a hot climate with high humidity. The harvest takes place in late July and early August. As the only one AVA is Mississippi Delta classified with the states Louisiana and Tennessee is shared. It is mainly French hybrids and descendants of the American species Vitis aestivalis. Vitis labrusca and Vitis rotundifolia cultured. Among other things, this is the historical variety Scuppernong, European varieties are only represented to a small extent. The state mainly produces sweet white wines and table grapes produced. The wineries are spread across the country from the coast to the Mississippi Delta. Well-known production companies are Almarla Vineyards & Winery, Aspen Wine Company, Claiborne Vineyard, Gulf Coast Winery, Old South Winery, Red Creek Inn and The Winery Rushing.