Check out some of the market's best value wines, under the $10 mark. These budget friendly wines have good consumer accessibility at very welcoming price points. These wines are easy to find, easy to drink and very food-friendly (three pre-requisites that most wine lovers appreciate!). Got a favorite cheap wine you would like to recommend? Share it below.
Cupcake Vineyard's Prosecco is a fun, sparkling addition to the Cupcake portfolio. Offering Old World Italian charm in a light and airy format, this sparkler brings citrus to the forefront with solid acidity from start to finish. A favorite budget-friendly sparkling wine!
Apothic Red brings a tasty blend of Zinfandel, Syrah and Merlot with ample fruit and plenty of food-pairing versatility. This is an easy wine to like on several fronts: the price, the fruit forward appeal and it's perfect for everything from pizza to pasta.
Looking for a good, value-conscious Shiraz? The Yellow Tail Reserve Shiraz fits that bill and more. From the bright berry fruit - largely black cherry and blackberry playing in peppery spice, to the mocha character and decent tannin structure, this red from Down Under brings big fruit and solid value from the get go.
As one of America's most popular Rieslings in the value-wine market, this off-dry Riesling brings plenty of sweet peach and lemon-lime nuances to the glass. A favorite for taming the hot spice of Thai or other hot Asian fare, this well-priced Riesling is equally refreshing on its own.
This is a yummy value-driven California Cab, bringing plenty of dark cherry, plum and blackberry fruit to the table. The Mondavi Private Selection tier focuses on fruit-forward, approachable wines that make their mark as "everyday" wines for dinner or impromptu gatherings. This one is delicious with milk chocolate!
8. Clos du Bois Chardonnay CA) $10
Clos du Bois is a terrific everyday white wine with full-flavor and full-body. The fruit structure leans heavily towards green apple and Bosc pear, with a creamy texture and buttery character. Although this wine only makes the $10 mark when you find it on sale, it is a staple when it comes to consistent Chardonnay at a very reasonable price.
Made for today, this friendly Zin is ready to rock with its cherry, raspberry and blackberry components, a dash of pepper and medium-bodied style.