Harvest 2014: Scenes from the Crush Pad

Harvest takes place not only in the vineyard, but also on the crush pad as we process the fruit from our estate vineyards. We recently took a video of quick peeks into the process once the grapes arrive here at the home ranch. Enjoy! See the action here. Video

Our New Gallery Tasting Room

We’ve transformed the barn into our new gallery tasting space. It’s gorgeous (and with a view!) Please stop by for a visit when you are next in the Napa Valley. Our current gallery show is Ansel Adams: A Retrospective, which showcases our family’s passion for collecting and curating. In this space, you can taste through our currentRead more

Stay True.

Maybe you’ve seen us signing off recently with this phrase, and wondering what we mean when we say it. The sentiment is close to our hearts. It’s our internal motto and guiding vision. A reminder that we’re all here to honor and remain true to the origin of our beginnings, our place in Napa Valley,Read more

The Dirt on Peter, Our Winemaker (He loves dirt).

Peter Heitz, a 4th generation winemaker born and raised in the Napa Valley, has been the winemaker at Turnbull Wine Cellars since 2007. His approach to wine is respectful and straightforward—sourcing inspiration from the land and capturing the essence of our estate vineyards— producing exceptional wines. Under Peter’s leadership, Turnbull Wine Cellars has achieved fiveRead more

100 Points from Robert Parker

What a thrill to receive a perfect 100 points from the Wine Advocate’s Robert Parker for our  2010 Fortuna Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon. It’s a true pleasure. Full reviews are in the latest issue of the Wine Advocate, released on November 1, 2013. Here’s what Mr. Parker had to say: 2010 cabernet sauvignon, fortuna vineyard – 100 pointsRead more