The state with the capital Providence lies in the northeast of North America on the Atlantic coast and was one of the 13 founding states of the United States
, The AVA
Southeastern New England is shared with the two states Connecticut
, Viticulture is practiced almost exclusively in Newport County, it is similar to the other states in New England
, It will hybrids
such as Cayuga White, Chancellor, Seyval Blanc and Vidal Blanc, but increasingly cultivated European varieties such as Cabernet Franc, Chardonnay, Chenin Blanc, Colombard, Merlot, Gewürztraminer, Pinot Noir and Riesling. Many also become typical of the New England states fruit wines
(from apples and berries). The main manufacturing operations are Diamond Hill Vineyard, Greenvale Vineyards, Kingston Vineyards, Newport Vineyards & Winery, Prudence Island Vineyard, Sakonnet Vineyards.