Nestled amidst majestic mountain views and lush greenery in Madisonville, Tennessee, Tsali Notch is a vineyard specializing in Muscadine grapes, which are indigenous to the Southeastern United States. Tsali Notch Vineyards, previously Halo Notch, began producing in September 2004 and is the largest commercial vineyard in Tennessee. We are located in Monroe County, approximately 8 miles off of Interstate 75, in the Cherokee Overhill Heritage Area. The vineyard covers over 30 acres of the 91 acre estate and has over 21 miles of producing vines. The property has an average elevation of 1,150 feet boasting sweeping views of the mountains within the Cherokee National Forest and the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.
Of its 5,450 vines Tsali Notch grows five varieties of muscadines, which include:
We provide fruit to commercial wineries as well as home wine makers.