So you’re thinking of getting a bottle of wine as a holiday gift, and you’re afraid that anything you could afford might taste like, well, crap. Lucky for all you budding wine aficionados, there are gads of value wines for the taking: wines that are excellent quality for their price-point. If they cost more, people would still buy them—because they’re that good.
But how to find them? Gregory Fulham, a wine consultant at Binny’s, offered 10 of his top picks for wines that are worth more than what you’ll actually shell out for them. Average price? $19.50 (all prices rounded to the nearest dollar).