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.


Pay your 2024 French Broad Vignerons Membership Dues here!

French Broad Vignerons 2024 calendar year membership dues are $25/couple (or two people at the same address like a vineyard/winery).

Click HERE to register and pay your 2024 calendar year dues.

Upcoming French Broad Vignerons Events in 2023


Wine Bar Socials: 3rd Friday of each month

 2024 Annual Meeting: Sunday, January 14, 2024 at
Burntshirt Vineyards, 2695 Sugarloaf Road, Hendersonville, NC 28792


Sign up and pay on our Special Events Page.


Sign up for our Wine-Smart class, How to choose a wine. Click below to sign up.

Learn how to choose a wine for dinner at home, in a restaurant, in a wine shop, in a business dinner, in a winery, or for any occassion.

Sign Up!