Pickens is known for its vineyards, with several destinations ranking among the best of North Georgia’s growing wine industry.
With 93 Google reviews and a 4.9 rating, the family owned Chateau Meichtry Family Vineyard and Winery located at 1862 Orchard Ln, Talking Rock, GA 30175 is a popular destination. They are open 7 days a week, with live music on Saturdays. The setting is beautiful, and feels like an old world gathering place among 40 acres of lush rolling vineyards. For more information, visit www.chateaumeichtry.co
Another family owned and operated vineyard is Fainting Goat Vineyards, near Big Canoe in Jasper. The lighthearted venue has spectacular views of Sharp Top Mountain, and live music on Saturdays and Sundays. The vineyard is also a popular events facility and is open every day except Tuesdays and Wednesdays, and located at 201 Vineyard Way, Jasper, GA 30143. For more information, visit www.faintinggoatvineyardsandwinery.com
Located in Jasper, Sharp Mountain Vineyards have been in business since 1995, growing, producing and bottling their own wines. Their tasting room is open on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. They sponsor local special events and host weddings as a popular event facility. For more information, visit sharpmountainvineyards.com