Scuppernong Wine

Preparation info
  • Yields about

    3 quarts

    • Difficulty


Appears in
Bill Neal's Southern Cooking

By Bill Neal

Published 1985

  • About

The southern colonies bore the heavy burden of unrealistic English expectations. In this sunny, warm land, silk was to be produced and spices grown to diminish the economic importance of the Orient. Grapes and olives were to break dependence on the Continent. John Smith, typically, raised great hopes for wine production: “Except by the rivers and savage habitations, where they are not overshadowed from th