Resources to help your winery grow

From growing grapes to starting a winery to establishing an AVA, the North Carolina Wine & Grape Council is here to help wineries, growers, winemakers and other professionals find the resources they need to enhance the quality and viability of the state’s viticultural industry.

NC Wine and Grape Council

Chuck Johnson, Co-Chair - Shadow Springs Vineyards/Winsor Run Cellars

William Yost, Co-Chair - Cauble Creek Vineyard

Bill Hatcher - Duplin Winery

Denise Bridgers - Lu Mil Vineyard

Ethan Brown - Shelton Vineyards

Ian Taplin - Wake Forest University

Jerry Douglas - Biltmore Wine Company

John Wright - Sanctuary Vineyards

Mark Friszolowski - Childress Vineyards

Tina Smith - Cypress Bend Vineyards

 

Upcoming NC Wine and Grape Council meetings

July 16th, 2019 at 8:30am to 9:30am

Location: UNC Greensboro, Bryan School of Business and Economics

Conference Call Dial-in: 919-212-5733

(NC Wine and Grape Summit begins at 10am)

 

Winery Hospitality Management Program

Introduction & Overview

Module 1: Hospitality & Customer Service in the Winery

Module 2: Managing the Tasting Process

Module 3: The Art of Story Telling

Module 4: Making the Sale

Practice Simulations

Certification Exam

North Carolina Resources

ABC Commission

Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services

NC Muscadine Grape Association

NC Wine Quality Alliance Program (QAP)

NC Winegrowers Association

NC.gov: Your Portal to North Carolina Government

Federal Resources

Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB)