About Best Buys

Best Buys are wines that deliver great taste for a great price. We use an algorithm that factors the ratio of the products suggested retail price to our score and the bottle size to calculate our Best Buy awards. If you are on a budget, our Best Buys can't be beat.

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Best Inexpensive Fortified Wine

Porto Meneres NV Porto Fine White Douro
88 points
$14.99
Best Buy
Steely amber color. Spicy, fruity aromas of peach candies, sponge cake, birch forest, and coriander with a glycerous, vibrant, sweet medium body and a peppery, delightful, medium-length orange marmalade, orange blossom, apricot-almond tea cake, and clove finish with heavy oak flavor. A zesty white port that will make for great porto-tonicos and cocktail play.
88 points $14.99 Best Buy
Augusta Winery 2013 Estate Bottled Vintage Port Chambourcin
87 points
$13.99
Best Buy
Dark brown brick red color. Aromas of raisin bread, toasted coconut, molasses, spicy mexican hot chocolate, cola, salted nuts, and violet with a round, vibrant, sweet medium body and a peppery, delightful, medium-length carob cookies, cinnamon coffee cake, dried dark fruit, and bourbon barrel finish with medium tannins and moderate oak flavor. A very bright and spicy port-style wine with astounding acidity; cellar for several more years.
87 points $13.99 Best Buy
Porto Meneres NV Porto Fine Ruby Douro
87 points
$14.99
Best Buy
Dusty ruby color. Fruity aromas of rum soaked blueberries, dark chocolate genache, dried cranberry, and baking spices with a thick, bright, very sweet full body and a peppery, medium-length molasses, salted mixed nuts, savory herbs, and cumin finish with dusty, medium tannins and moderate oak flavor. A solid port choice for a casual after-dinner indulgence.
87 points $14.99 Best Buy
Porto Meneres NV Porto Fine Tawny Douro
87 points
$14.99
Best Buy
Dark burnt sienna color. Boozy aromas of dried cherries with orange zest, almond oil, grilled cashew and brazil nuts, and smoky tobacco with a syrupy, vibrant, sweet medium body and a hot, medium-length black pepper, soy sauce, and Madeira cake finish with medium tannins and moderate oak flavor. A nice Tawny port for cocktails and dessert recipes.
87 points $14.99 Best Buy