The French Broad Vignerons of WNC
vigneron [ven-yu-rawn] – A person who grows grapes and then makes wine from the grapes they grow so they control the quality of the wine from the grass to the glass.
The French Broad Vignerons of WNC (FBV) is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to providing educational opportunities for grape growing, wine making, evaluating, and enjoying wines in western North Carolina. Our organization has monthly meetings for business/educational/social purposes. It is open to anyone interested in viticulture and learning how to evaluate wines.
Upcoming French Broad Vignerons Events
February 8 – Outing – Rustic Grape Wine Bar – 6:00 PM
February 22 – Educational – Riedel Glassware Tasting – 10:30AM
March 7 – Outing – Sierra Nevada Brewery – 12Noon
March 28 – Educational – Growing Grapes for Winemaking with local vintners and Pruning workshop with Mark Hoffman, PhD
10AM -12 Noon
Details and registration on Special Events page