Rocky Top Wine Trail—discovering fruit wine and Muscadine in Eastern Tennessee

Jun 12, 2017

Sugarland Cellars in downtown Gatlinburg, Tennessee
Credit Thomas Wilmer

Jonathan Ball with the Rocky Top Wine Trail in Eastern Tennessee talks about the trail that includes wineries in Sevierville, Pigeon Forge, and Gatlinburg

The wine region is known for its alpine varieties, and the Rocky Top wineries are best known for their fruit wines that include blackberry, peaches, cherry, and spiced cherry desert wines, as well as hard cider, Pinot Noir, and Muscadine

Ball also talks about the Friends of the Smokies non-profit, Gatlinburg, Tennessee--post fire, and the annual Gatlinburg Wine Fest.

Stainless steel tanks at Sugarlands Cellars in Gatlinburg, Tennessee
Credit Thomas Wilmer
Oak Barrels at Sugarland Cellars, downtown Gatlinburg, Tennessee
Credit Thomas Wilmer
Rocky Top Wine Trail logo
Credit Rocky Top Wine Trail

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