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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!

King Estate Pinot Gris & Louis Martini Sonoma 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.

Louis Martini Sonoma Cabernet Sauvignon Flavors of wild berries, licorice, plum and mocha mingle with notes of caramelized oak and baking spice in this elegant Cabernet. A found, plush mouthfeel offers firm structure that leads to a long, fruity finish.

Substance Cabernet Sauvignon & Silk & Spice Red Blend

Silk & Spice Red Blend This aromatic blend celebrates spices discovered by Portuguese explorers in the late 15th century. Intense aromas of dark ripe fruits, mocha and spice give way to soft tannins, lush acidity and a long finish.

Substance Cabernet Sauvignon Compelling aromas of black currant, raspberry, vanilla, cocoa, cedar and fresh herbs lead to soft flavors of candied cherry and licorice. The finish is long, dry and lingering.

Chalk Hill Sonoma Chardonnay & Martin Ray Pinot Noir

Chalk Hill Sonoma Chardonnay Aromas of orange blossom, lemon meringue and toasted almond mingle with full, balanced flavors of yellow apple, Meyer lemon and crème brûlée. This wine boasts a refreshing acidity and long, rich finish.

Martin Ray Pinot Noir Savor elegant aromas of dried herbs, violets and blackberries followed by silky, refined tannins, tart cranberry and strawberry favors.

J Lohr Seven Oaks Cabernet Sauvignon & Bonterra Chardonnay

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.

Bonterra Chardonnay An initial impression of rich, buttery cream quickly turns to aromas of honey and lightly toasted almonds, followed by tropical aromas of pineapple, citrusy lemon and crème brulee. The wine is refreshing on the palate, with a minerality that is both bright and clean, drawing you into a vibrant tartness and lemon zest.

Wines By Joe Pinot Noir & Peju Napa Valley Sauvignon Blanc

Wines By Joe Pinot Noir Sourced from premier sites in the Willamette Valley with a touch of sun-kissed Rogue Valley fruit to round it out, our Pinot Noir exhibits notes of bright red fruit, juicy acidity, and moderate tannins. Wine By Joe's mission is simple: we make really good Oregon wine.

Peju Napa Valley Sauvignon Blanc Aromas of white nectarine, passion fruit, lemon curd and hints of minerality. Fresh and lively on the palate with balanced acidity, the flavors are a perfect combination of tropical fruits, grapefruit and lime zest with hints of mango, guava and fresh pineapple.

Alexander Valley Vineyards Redemption Zinfandel & Garzon Albariño Reserva

Alexander Valley Vineyards Redemption Zinfandel Barrel aged for 14 months, this rich zinfandel boasts aromas of dark fruits, oak and vanilla. Notes of molasses, black pepper, blueberries, black cherries and cocoa bloom on the palate.

Garzon Albariño Reserva This Albariño opens up with an intense bouquet of peach and melon aromas. On the palate, a creamy texture and refreshing minerality lead to a bright, crisp finish.