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 vines to the wines.

The French Broad Vignerons of Western North Carolina (FBV) is a 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, and social purposes. It is open to anyone interested in viticulture and learning how to evaluate wines.


Are you an amateur or commercial winemaker?

Register for the French Broad Vignerons Annual Wine Competition!

Click HERE for more information and to register.

Pay your 2023 French Broad Vignerons Membership Dues here!

French Broad Vignerons 2023 calendar year membership dues is $25/couple (or two people at the same address like a vineyard/winery).

Click HERE to register and pay your 2023 calendar year dues.

Upcoming French Broad Vignerons Events in 2023

Wine Bar Socials: 3rd Friday of each month

Blind Tasting Series: 6 2-hour sessions scheduled from August to October

Winery Visit: My Sweet Love Vineyard, Sunday, August 13th,1-3pm


Sign up and pay on our Special Events Page.