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Our 90 Points Under $20 wines offer exquisite flavor at an affordable price.

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We search high and low for the best sips at the best price points and for over 10 years have brought our guests a treasure trove of highly rated wines at great values. These wines are under $20 but offer the coveted characteristics of a high-quality bottle. Each one is rated at 90 points or higher by trusted sources, including Wine Enthusiast, Wine Spectator and James Suckling.

We love finding new and unusual selections—especially when we can offer a vintage that’s exclusive to The Fresh Market. Keep reading to learn more about our latest 90 Points Under $20 picks, then grab a glass and try some for yourself!

Michael David Freakshow Cabernet Sauvignon & De Restia Crianza Select Harvest

Michael David Freakshow Cabernet Sauvignon: This full-bodied 2016 Cabernet starts with a bright bouquet of raspberry, toasted vanilla and a hint of smoke. On the palate, rich flavors of black cherry and chocolate mingle with toasted chestnut. The finish is long and lingering.

De Restia Crianza Select Harvest: This complex wine boasts aromas of blackberries, black licorice and cherries with a hint of toasted oak. It’s clean and bright, with good acidity and ripe tannins. On the palate, herb and berry flavors mingle with coffee and black tea.

J Lohr Seven Oaks Cabernet Sauvignon & St Supery Napa Valley Sauvignon Blanc

J Lohr Seven Oaks Cabernet Sauvignon: Deep, dark and dense, this wine presents layered aromas of black currant, cherry and blueberry accented by hazelnut, cocoa and coffee. Red berry fruit dances on the palate, followed by a bright acidity and full structure.

St Supery Napa Valley Sauvignon Blanc: On the nose, pink grapefruit and lime shine, along with fennel and green guava. This straw-yellow wine is exceptionally fresh on the palate, with zingy citrus flavors that create a vibrant, bright sip.

King Estate Pinot Gris & Decoy Cabernet Sauvignon

King Estate Pinot Gris: Founded in 1991, King Estate is family owned and operated and situated at the tip of the Willamette Valley in Oregon. Their flagship wine, Pinot Gris, has delicious flavors of honeydew, pear, lime zest and wild honey framed by mineral notes. The finish is clean and refreshing.

Decoy Cabernet Sauvignon: This Sonoma County favorite elegantly showcases the diversity of California winegrowing. It has a deep, ruby-violet color and inviting aromas of blackberry, raspberry and currant. On the palate, lush fruit is framed by rich tannins and hints of sweet oak, cocoa and spice.

Rodney Strong Rosé of Pinot Noir and Folly of the Beast Pinot Noir

Rodney Strong Rosé of Pinot Noir: This rosé is bright, with fresh acidity and a juicy, long-lasting finish. Fresh, vibrant aromas and flavors of white peach, strawberry, raspberry, candied orange peel and jasmine enliven the senses with every sip.

Folly of the Beast Pinot Noir: Aged in 30% new French oak for 12 months, this smooth, medium-bodied wine begins with aromas of cranberry, black cherry and spice. On the palate, cola, black cherry, mint and strawberry complement oak and sweet spice.

Silk & Spice Red Blend and Black Stallion Napa Chardonnay

Silk & Spice Red Blend: This unique blend is named in honor of Portuguese explorers' discovery of the spice route to India. It’s silky and smooth with plenty of spice—just as the name suggests. Dark berry and black pepper lead to a long, juicy finish.

Black Stallion Napa Chardonnay: Aromas of peaches, lemongrass, poached pears, apple blossoms and cedar give way to flavors of spiced pear and a touch of pepper. This medium to full-bodied 2018 Chardonnay has a smooth, satiny texture that makes it a pleasure to drink.