Current photography show in our Gallery: Travel for Good

As easy as it is to fall in love with our serene home base in Oakville, we are always looking to expand our world and seek enrichment outside the amenities of the everyday.  As collectors of experiences, we can’t help but feel drawn to the striking work of Lisa Kristine. Lisa is more than a photographer: she’s a world traveler and storyteller. Her images captureRead more

Let’s talk about ingredients in wine

In an industry where ingredient labels are non-existent, the ingredients used – and not used – in today’s wines is something we often discuss at the winery. And it appears others are talking about it too. Thank you, Eric Asinov and Esther Mobley, for touching on a topic we at Turnbull are obsessed with– winemaking, using trueRead more

Deep Roots

We have deep roots in the history of the Napa Valley, crafting wine for nearly 40 years from this original estate site in Oakville. Noted Northern California Architect William J. Turnbull was the original owner of the winery and vineyard, together with Reverdy Johnson. They purchased the winery in 1979 as a small project, startingRead more

“A welcoming, old-school winery feel,” says Apt.34

“Turnbull is an unassuming space that maintains a welcoming, old-school winery feel. Family owned and operated, everything happens at the original barn-like structure built in 1979. And while it may appear understated, the property actually comes with quite the design pedigree.” We loved reading about Erin Heimstra’s (the lovely lady behind the Apt.34 blog) take onRead more

We’re in the Vinous Napa Valley Report

Vinous is the website headed up by wine critic Antonio Galloni. It’s been a well-referenced resource for us and wine connoisseurs alike. For the first time, Turnbull was included in his annual Napa Valley report, and we were excited to get his take on our wines. Mr. Galloni says of the wines: “A terrific set ofRead more

High praise from Robert Parker for our 2014 vintage wines

The Wine Advocate’s December 31 Napa Valley Issue is out, and the reviews of our 2014 vintage wines are standouts. Our flagship wine, Black Label Cabernet Sauvignon, received 95 points. Mr. Parker said the wine has an “…elegance allied to serious power. This is a stylish, impeccably crafted wine that is broad, flavorful and impressive.”Read more