A Gatlinburg Winery Guide: Our Top 3 Picks

Nothing pairs better with one of our luxury Gatlinburg cabin rentals than a nice glass of wine from a Gatlinburg winery. After you have one sip of wine out of a bottle from any of these Gatlinburg wineries, you will fall in love with the taste and quality that each provides. They all specialize in making the best wine products this side of the Smoky Mountains, as well as making you and all of their guests feel luxurious and upscale, just like us at Timber Tops Cabin Rentals. You will find that any of our picks for the best wineries in Gatlinburg can provide you with excellent pleasure and satisfaction when searching for the finest wine for any occasion.

1. Sugarland Cellars

Woman wine tasting at Gatlinburg wineryThis Gatlinburg winery is one which has plenty to offer its guests who are interested in tasting wine, and also learning more about the processes it takes to create a wonderful fine wine. Sugarland Cellars features daily tours of their winery, complimentary wine tastings and a gift shop for purchasing wine-related gifts.

All of their tours are given each day between noon and 5 p.m.. They start every half hour, and don’t cost you a single penny. They offer a variety of their own dry wines, semi-sweet wines, sweet wines and specialty wines from the area. Each of their local wines are crafted on site with grapes grown just around the corner.

  • Hours of Operation: Monday – Sunday 10 a.m. – 9 p.m., 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. on Christmas Eve, Closed on Christmas
  • Location: 1133 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738 (Traffic Light #10)
  • Phone: (856) 325 – 1110

2. Bootleggers Homemade Wine

Bootleggers Homemade Wine is a Gatlinburg winery that started with two sisters whogrape vines for Gatlinburg winery enjoyed spending their time preparing the best wine recipes, which later turned into a full-blown winery. They take the most pride in their work by knowing their wine isn’t made or mass-produced with any large equipment, but rather what you would find in any southern country kitchen.

When you purchase any bottle of crafted wine from this Gatlinburg winery, you can expect it to be bottled by the hands of its maker. You will find a great selection of homemade mountain wines which includes: strawberry wine, peach wine, white table wine, red table wine, holiday wines, dessert wines and more. The sisters of Bootleggers Homemade Wine love their roots, and enjoy making wine for all who visit Gatlinburg.

  • Hours of Operation: Monday -Thursday 10 a.m. – 10 p.m., Weekends & Holidays 10 a.m. – 11 p.m.
  • Location: 903 Parkway, Suite 108, Gatlinburg, TN 37738
  • Phone: (856) 221 – 1589

3. Smoky Mountain Winery

Gatlinburg winery bottle and grapesThis Gatlinburg winery is East Tennessee’s oldest producer of premium fine wines. It has been up and running since 1981. Over the years they have been producing a selection of wines which have received quite a few awards regionally, nationally even internationally.

Smoky Mountain Winery offers free wine tastings from their own selection of over 20 different award winning bottles of wine. They are known for a larger selection of sweet wines, excellent customer service and also for naming their wines after different areas around Gatlinburg, like their Leconte Red dry table wine.

  • Hours of Operation: Sunday – Thursday 10 a.m. – 8 p.m., Friday and Saturday 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.
  • Location: 450 Cherry Street, Suite #2, Gatlinburg, TN 37738
  • Phone: (865) 436 – 7551

A Gatlinburg winery is an excellent place to visit when you end up making your way to any of these 3. Make sure you book one of our 1 bedroom Gatlinburg cabins for you and your partner for a luxurious combination of wine and wonderful mountain views while visiting.