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 2022 French Broad Vignerons Membership Dues here!

French Broad Vignerons 2022 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 2022 calendar year dues.


Upcoming French Broad Vignerons Events in 2021

Eagle Mountain Vineyards & Winery Gathering – November 14, 2021 2:30-4:30pm 

Wine Judging Class – November 13, 2021 4:00pm (via Zoom) and/or November 20, 2021 1:00pm (in person)

WNC Regional Amateur Wine Competition – December 3, 2021

WNC Regional Commercial Wine Competition – December 4-5, 2021 

Sign up and pay on our Special Events Page.