Take a wine tasting tour and visit vineyards throughout the area.
A tasting tour of Western North Carolina isn’t limited to beer and cider. The climate and soil of the Blue Ridge mountains create fertile ground for the growing list of local wineries in and around Asheville. The Crest of the Blue Ridge wine region in Henderson County was recently named an AVA (American Viticultural Area), one of only four in North Carolina and the first in WNC. From urban settings to countryside experiences, wine lovers have a variety of options to taste and take home. Continue scrolling for the featured winery and a list of wineries throughout WNC!
Mountain Brook Vineyards
Mountain Brook Vineyards is a family-owned winery nestled in the Tryon Foothills. With a vineyard and winery located on 75 acres, they have one of the largest outdoor tasting areas in North Carolina, in addition to an indoor tasting room. Food trucks and live music are available on the weekends with special events throughout the year.
> Location: 731 Phillips Dairy Road, Tryon NC
> Hours: Sun-Thurs 12-7, Fri-Sat 12-8
> Call: 828-722-1037
Russian Chapel Hills Winery