June’s Top 10 Under $10

These wines represent some of the best inexpensive offerings we've tasted this month.

Once friends and neighbors find out we work at Wine Enthusiast, the first question they ask is almost invariably, “So, what’s a great $10 wine?” These wines represent some of the best inexpensive offerings we’ve tasted for the June issue, selected for price and quality, and balanced to give a selection of wine styles. Remember, you can always visit our Ratings on www.winemag.com to search more than 8,000 wines we’ve named Best Buys.

Colter’s Creek 2010 Riesling (Idaho). —P.G.
abv: 12.8%                               Price: $10

Alente 2009 Tinto (Alentejo). Value Vines LLC. —R.V.
abv: 14.1%                               Price: $10

Cooperativa Reguengos de Monsaraz 2010 Monsaraz Tinto (Alentejo). Tri-Vin Imports. —R.V.
abv: 13%                                  Price: $10

Oak Knoll NV Toasted Cow Vintners Blend White (Willamette Valley). Oak Knoll. —P.G
abv: 11%                                  Price: $10

Château Saint-Sernin 2009 Domaine Saint-Sernin Rouge Segalin (Lot). Bird Rock Imports. —R.V.
abv: 12.5%                               Price: $10

oops 2010 Carmenère (Central Valley). Schwartz Olcott Imports. —M.S.
abv: 13.5%                               Price: $10

Quintay 2011 Clava Coastal Reserve Sauvignon Blanc (Casablanca Valley). Montecastelli Selections. —M.S.
abv: 12.5%                               Price: $10

Talamonti 2009 Modà (Montepulciano d’Abruzzo). Panebianco. —M.L.
abv: 13%                                  Price: $10

Adega Cooperativa Ponte de Barca 2011 Hera Grande Escolha (Vinho Verde). M Imports, LLC. —R.V.
abv: 11%                                    Price: $9

Cantine Galasso 2010 Tanto (Montepulciano d’Abruzzo). Indigo Wine Group. —M.L.
abv: 12.5%                                 Price: $9

Published on May 21, 2012
Topics: Value Wines, Wine Recommendations

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