The Turtle Restaurant – www.theturtlerestaurant.com – in Brownwood, Texas, is the highly deserved winner of Best Value Wine List 2022.
Owned by Mary Stanley and architect David Stanley, the former is as talented as there are gelato flavours in the restaurant’s Gelateria sister establishment. In fact, her Hill Country Lemon Lavender flavour scooped Silver Medal at the Dallas Gelato Festival in 2018.
Mary Stanley is also The Turtle’s wine buyer, pasta maker, gelato artisan and chocolatier. The Turtle brand also includes their Enoteca wine shop.
Mary Stanley is wine buyer, pasta maker, gelato artisan, chocolatier and co-founder, co-owner of The Turtle Restaurant
Editor of The World of Fine Wine & Chairman of World’s Best Wine Lists’ judging panel Neil Beckett
CRAZY, KILLER SELECTION
Here is a personal selection of some CRAZY, KILLER wines-by-the-glass from THE TURTLE RESTAURANT
Prosecco La Bella US$20
Blanc De Noirs Rack & Riddle Sonoma County US$45
Chardonnay Dom P. Pernot Cote D’Or 2018 Burgundy France US$24
Vermentino II Monticello Groppolo 2019 Italy US$30
Reisling Valckenberg 2018 Germany US$33
Pinot Blanc Wolfberger 2017 Alsace France US$36
Sauvignon Blanc blend 50% Macebo Blanco Luzon Bianco Luzon 2017 Jumilla Dop Spain US$38
Chablis Chardonnay Servin 2016 France US$59
Cabernet Sauvignon Pacific Redwood 2019 Mendocino California US$33
Barbera di Piemonte Zeroincondotta 2017 Marcarino Italy US$34
Garnacha El Vienat 2014 Monsant Spain US$35
Barbera del Monferrato DOC Scarpetta 2019 Italy US$36
Cabernet Sauvignon Rouge La Croix Des Templiers Peyrassol 2018 France US$41
RIOJA R. LOPEZ DE HEREDIA VINA TONDONIA RESERVE RED 2001/2002 SPAIN US$250