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Why Turkish Walnut?


Our exclusive arrangement with one of the premier wood sourcing specialists in the world enables Luxus Walnut first look at some of the finest highly figured Turkish Walnut.  Turkish walnut is prized for its dark mineral lines, exotic figuring, and hard, dense consistency. It makes excellent gun stocks because of the small pores and great turning properties. Old growth walnut is hard to find in the United States, but there are vast forests containing old growth walnut in Turkey and surrounding countries. The soil and mineral contents are unique to the mountainous region in that area, and are responsible for the beautiful qualities found in the grain.