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

Discover unique wines for less.

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!

Matua Sauvignon Blanc & Z Alexander Brown Uncaged Cabernet Sauvignon

Matua Sauvignon Blanc In 1974, Matua produced the first Sauvignon Blanc in New Zealand. Since then, they’ve won several awards for their exceptional wines. Bright and crisp with tropical flavors, this aromatic sip has notes of gooseberry and passionfruit and a long, refreshing finish.

Z Alexander Brown Uncaged Cabernet Sauvignon This smooth, balanced Cabernet opens with luxurious aromas of black cherry, mocha and toasted oak. On the palate, it’s full of delicious black cherry and milk chocolate flavors and yields a long, lingering finish.

A to Z Pinot Noir & Rodney Strong Russian River Pinot Noir

A to Z Pinot Noir Well-balanced with equal parts richness and brightness, this medium-bodied Oregon Pinot boasts fresh, ripe berry and floral aromas. It has a generous amount of ripe tannins, with a pleasant, crisp acidity and a long, fresh finish.

Rodney Strong Russian River Pinot Noir This medium-bodied California Pinot delivers a balanced acidity, silky texture and long finish. Bright red fruit and floral aromas mingle with a hint of spice and toasted vanilla. Enjoy with charcuterie or pork tenderloin.

Diora Chardonnay & Guigal Cotes Du Rhone Rouge

Diora Chardonnay This golden-hued wine boasts pleasant aromas of cinnamon and toasted oak, with subtle flavors of vanilla that give way to a long finish. It’s versatile enough to pair with several dishes but is particularly well-suited to seafood, which complements its light acidity.

Guigal Cotes Du Rhone Rouge Elegant, dark and rich on the palate, this full-bodied wine has a beautiful bouquet of ripe blackberry, black cherry, chocolate, pepper and smoke. It’s wonderfully aromatic with smooth, well-balanced tannins.

India Ink Napa Red & Nine Hats Cabernet Sauvignon

Nine Hats Cabernet Sauvignon This multi-layered wine boasts lush flavors of black and red berries punctuated by hints of spice. The mouthfeel is rich and sumptuous, with a long finish.

India Ink Napa Red Rich and decadent on the palate, this Rhone-style blend has aromas of rich, dark fruits and toasty oak, with a touch of earthiness. Its bold flavor, creamy texture and pleasant tannins make it the perfect accompaniment to grilled steak.

Substance Cabernet Sauvignon & Tabali Gran Reserva Cabernet Sauvignon

Tabali Gran Reserva Cabernet Sauvignon This elegant, fruit-forward Chilean wine has a pleasant freshness with aromas of pepper and blackcurrant. On the palate, flavors of plum, blackberry, vanilla and herbs accompany a balanced acidity leading to a slight green finish.

Substance Cabernet Sauvignon Complex, rich and layered with aromas of dark red fruits, dark cacao and vanilla, this Washington State wine is bright on the palate and boasts a smooth texture, firm tannins and lasting finish.