December 15, 2013

Best Wines Under $20

When you're going to your next holiday party, or you just need a gift for someone, you can never go wrong with wine. At least not in my books!

But a good bottle of wine doesn't have to set you back a lot of dollars! You can find some GREAT wine for under $20!

So whether you are looking for a hostess gift, a gift for your boss or friend - or even just a gift for yourself, here is a list of 5 great wines, all under $20.

1. Mission Hill Five Vineyards Pinot Noir 2009
Okanagan Valley, B.C., $19
This is a lovely, rich, velvety Pinot Noir.




2. D'Arenberg The Stump Jump 2009
McLaren Vale, Australia, $18
This is a hefty red blend of Grenache, Shiraz and Mourvèdre grapes.




3. Clous Du Soleil Fume Blanc 2012
BC VQA, $20
This is a mix of the Sauvignon Blanc and Semillon varietals. 



4. Yellowglen Pink Sparkling 
Australia, $12
Pink is the name and colour of this fun sparking wine! It has aromas and flavours of strawberries and citrus fruit.


5. Wakefield Shiraz 2010
South Australia, $17
A lithe, focused and distinctive red, with cedary overtones surrounding a core of red berry and cherry flavors.



Do you have any suggestions to add to the list? Share in the comments section below!

Wine prices and availability subject to provincial liquor laws.