Once people discover where we work, a common question tends to follow: What\u2019s a great bottle of wine for around $10? It\u2019s the constant conundrum of the wine lover, and a topic that attracts us all\u2014how do you get the most bang for your buck? To help guide smart shoppers the world over, we create our annual Top 100 Best Buy list.\r\n\r\nThe wines listed here carry suggested retail prices of $15 or less and are all labeled as Best Buys, meaning each possesses an excellent quality-to-price ratio. Our tasting experts reviewed more than 17,000 wines over the past 12 months, awarding the Best Buy designation to only 1,134 (roughly 6.7%). We whittled the list down from there, ultimately selecting wines that showcase the best relationship between score and price while also assessing other factors like availability and buzz. We also consider the overall balance of the list, striving to provide a wide range of different styles, varieties and origins for all palates and preferences.\r\n\r\nOur 2012 list is one of the most diverse and exciting collections of Best Buys we\u2019ve ever released, emphasizing the incredible assortment of high-quality selections that are currently available at affordable prices. Our quest to find even more wine values continues on, but for now, here are our Top 100 Best Buys of 2012.\r\n\r\nSee the full list of Wine Enthusiast's Top 100 Best Buys of\u00a02012 in PDF form, or view the list in our Buying Guide. \r\n\r\nTo see the Top 100 Best Buys of 2011, click here.\r\n\r\nNew to wine? Read more information about wine for beginners.\r\n\r\nShopping for wine? Browse\u00a0wine ratingson the go with Wine Enthusiast's\u00a0Tasting Guide app\u00a0for\u00a0iPhone\u00a0and\u00a0Android.