GETTING TO KNOW YOU SPOTLIGHT ON CHRISTINA TURLEY
Turley Wine Cellars | Templeton, California
The eldest of winemaker Larry Turley’s four daughters, Christina spent summers working alongside her father at the winery. After attending Columbia University and serving as Beverage Director for Momofuku Restaurant Group, she returned to her California roots and joined the family business. A Certified Sommelier, Christina has been named to Forbes’ 30 Under 30 and Wine Enthusiast’s 40 Under 40.
What's coming up at Turley?
This month, we’re releasing our new single vineyard wine vintages, which will be available through Vanguard Wines.
How long have you been working with Vanguard Wines?
Ten years, but my family has been working with Vanguard for longer .
What stands out about Vanguard Wines?
They appreciate our place in the medium-sized winery category. We count on them to overachieve with on-premise, and they have worked really hard to keep that focus. Vanguard Wines has passionate sales reps who make you feel valued. I also like their consistency in management, which is always a challenge in this industry.