The state in the southeast of the United States
with the capital Nashville lies between the Appalachian Mountains and the Mississippi. Settlement by white immigrants took place as early as the 17th century, trying to produce wine at the time and with the Foxton
, the peculiarity of the species Vitis labrusca
fought. As the only one AVA
is Mississippi Delta classified with the states Mississippi
is shared. There will be many hybrids
cultivated, for example also the historical one Catawba
, European varieties are only represented in smaller quantities. There are 25 manufacturing operations, many of which are in the Smokey Mountains area. The best known are Beachaven Vineyards & Winery, Chateau Ross Vineyard & Winery, Countryside Vineyards & Winery, Lauderdale Cellars, Monteagle Wine Cellars, Red Barn Winery & Vineyard, Smokey Mountain Winery, Tennessee Mountain View Winery, Tennessee Valley Winery and Tri-Star Vineyards.