The beautiful Napa countryside overlooking the vineyard that our house was located in during our October trip to Napa.

Katie’s Top 10 Good & Affordable Wines

When I walk into the wine aisle of the grocery store I get overwhelmed by all the choices and price points. After spending time in Paso Robles & Napa over the past few years, I’ve been able to try lots of wine and now have a solid list of wines in my wheelhouse that are affordable and really good. By affordable, I say around 20 bucks or less. As I am approaching 30 I have ditched the 2 buck chuck, but I am also not comfortable drinking a 65 dollar bottle of Silver Oak on a Wednesday night.  I like to buy wines from this list on a weekly basis and have an easy time finding them at my local grocery store or beverage depot. I tried to include a variety of wines and cover my favorite reds and whites. Try a couple out when you see them and feel good about enjoying them any night of the week. If you have any other wines in the 20 dollar range, post a comment below. I aways like to try new ones!

Katie’s Top 10 Good  & Affordable Wines 

  1. Liberty School Cabernet: Price point-$13 From: Paso Robles, California
  • I drink this on weeknights with most any meal I make.

2. Santa Margherita Pinot Grigio: Price point-$18 From: Trentino region of Italy

  • I drink this with pasta, like Shrimp Scampi. Also perfect for hot summer day with a cheese plate. This is my go to white.
  1. Wild Horse Pinot Noir: Price point: Price point: $17 From: Paso Robles, California
  • Just down the road from my in-laws place in Templeton, Ca, so this one is sentimental!
  1. Ruffino Chianti: Price point: $14 From: Tuscany region of Italy
  • I like drinking this with any Italian meal. It’s a good table wine and very drinkable
  1. Falanghina Irpinia D.C.: Price point: $16 From: Campania region of Italy
  • White wine that’s dry but still fruity.  Another great wine with seafood or pasta
  1.  Justin Cabernet: Price point: $23 From: Paso Robles, California
  • One of the best for affordability and depth of flavor. Eat with grilled steak or burgers. Yum!
  1. Marques de Caceres Reserva Rioja: $18 From: Rioja region of Spain
  • 90 points from Wine Spectator. I like eating this with a Spanish cheese tray with manchego cheese, Marcona almonds, and honey
  1. Estancia Cabernet: $12 From: Paso Robles, California
  • Solid cabernet that I drink with most any meal.
  1. Chapoutier Cotes du Rhone Belleruche: Price point: $11 From: Rhone region of France
  • Sadly, I am not too familiar with French wines yet (silly I know!) but this is an excellent inexpensive bottle of wine that also happens to be French!

10. Alamos Malbec: Price point: $9 From: Region of Mendoza in Argentina

  • Argentina has the largest acreage of Malbec in the world and this budget wine  is a great introduction to South American wine.

 

The beautiful Napa countryside overlooking the vineyard that our house was located in during our October trip to Napa.

The beautiful Napa countryside overlooking the vineyard that our house was located on during our October trip to Napa.

 

Wine tasting at Jordan Winery in Napa. A winery worth seeing!

Wine tasting at Jordan Winery in Napa. A winery worth seeing!

 

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  83. Janice Heath Reply

    I like it that four of the ten are from Paso Robles! Oh, and great choices too!

    • katie Reply

      Yea I guess I am biased to Paso wine!

    • katie Reply

      Thanks Natalie! I will try it!