Below are some excellent wines for $20 or less, as well as my favorite boxed/canned (YEP) wines. I'm a firm believer in a glass of wine having the ability to make or break a meal and hopefully this list will help take the guess work out of your search for the perfect bottle. So pour a glass, kick back, and browse away!

The list is always growing so be sure to check back often!


Charles & Charles 

Toad Hollow Dry Rosé of Pinot Noir

Underwood Rosé


From the Tank Rosé in a box (direct link to retailers organized by state)*

Underwood Rosé in a can


Toad Hollow Unoaked Chardonnay

L'Orangerie Chardonnay

Grand Napa Chardonnay

Arrogant Frog Chardonnay

Sauvignon Blanc

Hunky Dory Sauvignon Blanc

Stratum Sauvignon Blanc


Washington Hills Riesling


Washington Hills Gewürztraminer

Red Blends

Friends Red

Red XWatermill Chances R


Steak House Cabernet

Cypress Cab

Pinto Noir

Love Noir // Not your typical pinot noir, this wine has a wonderful depth of flavor without being over powering. Perfect with steak. 

Rickshaw Pinot Noir // very drinkable and versatile. perfect with popcorn & a movie + they donate 5% of the gross profit per bottle to charity. bonus!

Arrogant Frog Pinot Noir


Easton Zinfandel // peppery with cherry notes; not overly heavy

Tortoise Creek Zinfandel // winery owned by Mel’s Diner in Denver

Syrah & Petit Sirah

Heavyweight Petite Sirah


Piattelli Malbec


Morse Code Shiraz

Sparkling & Rosé

Mionetto Prosecco

*Boxed wines are often going to be more than $20 BUT they include up to 4 bottles of wine per box. SO- I'm including them here because they are cost effective, less wasteful, and often cheaper than buying individual bottles.