The state in the southeast of the USA
with the capital Nashville lies between the Appalachians and the Mississippi. A settlement by white immigrants took place already in the 17th century, the then tried to produce wine 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 are many hybrids
cultivated, for example, the historical Catawba
, European varieties are represented only in smaller quantities. There are 25 production 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.