Wine Guide’s Best Value Bottles

Anthony Giglio tasted wines at all prices to make the recommendations in this year’s book. Here, his favorite values.
<em>Food &#38; Wine&#8217;s Wine Guide 2010</em>. Photo &#169; Food &#38; Wine Staff.
Food & Wine’s Wine Guide 2010. Photo © Food & Wine Staff.

Great Wine Values:

2007 Willamette Valley Vineyards Pinot Gris ($15)

An Oregon white with a balance of bright acidity and citrus-melon flavors.

2008 Layer Cake Shiraz ($16)

An Australian red brimming with raspberry fruit, with a layered finish.

2008 Spy Valley Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc ($19)

A minerally New Zealand white wine.

2007 Viña Cobos Felino Malbec ($19)

An Argentinean red with dark berry and black-licorice aromas.

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PUBLISHED October 2009