Elegant. Inviting. A wine to awaken your senses. Expect the delicious flavors of plum, black cherry, and a hint of pepper, rounded out by a touch of oak. The result: a medium-bodied, deliciously smooth wine that's perfect for many occasions. Savor Turning Leaf Merlot with grilled pork and roasted beets, hearty French-onion soup and rustic country bread, or linguine with fresh tomato sauce.
Full-bodied; blends flavors of black cherry, ripe plum, and hints of oak for a velvety richness.
Turning Leaf brings colour to the kitchen with colourful recipes inspired by the rich flavours and colours of Turning Leaf wines.
Our winemaker Stephanie has a colourful outlook on life and a passion for discovering exciting flavours through food and wine. Her experiences around the world have led her to an array of rich flavours and intense colours, whether it's discovering interesting spices in the markets of Morroco or the floating markets along the rivers of Thailand. She pours her experiences into her creations, be them in the kitchen or in the vineyards of California.
Each Turning Leaf wine has been paired with a bespoke recipe, designed especially to highlight the rich aromas and complexity of flavours found in the wines that Stephanie has made.
Pastrami panini, ribs, hamburgers, BBQ rotisserie chicken, pasta with red sauce