Do you love to drink a glass of some delicious wine? Do you have a passion for wine? Have you ever wondered how your favorite drinks have been produced and where you can get the best tasting, highest standards of wine? For all of you wine lovers, I have the perfect place for you to visit, where you can taste, shop, and get all the information you would like to know about your favorite drinks: a winery!
Most people are more familiar with vineyards, while those who have heard of wineries commonly mistake them to be the same as vineyards. Yet, the two are different: a winery is a place where the wine is produced. At vineyards, grape vines are grown, which are then sent to the wineries to be used to produce the actual wine. Wineries obtain the grapes either from their own vineyards, or those in other locations.
At a winery, you can observe all the careful steps and processes that go into producing wine, including the fermentation of the fruit, and the blending and aging of the juice. Wineries also give tours and have tasting rooms where customers can taste various wines before they select their favorites to take home. For those who still aren’t sure, you may ask the experts to recommend or help you search for the special taste of wine that you crave!
As one of the top wineries in the Knoxville area, the Blue Slip Winery brings in grown grapes and fruit from local vineyards and orchards that are used to process fresh fruit into artisan wines. All of their wines are handcrafted and sold at an affordable price. As Knoxville’s first urban winery, it has all the expertise and flavors to make any wine lover happy! Visit for a wine tasting experience you will never forget!