9 Napa Wines for $40 or Less

New reviews of California Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay, Merlot, Sauvignon Blanc and Zinfandel

9 Napa Wines for $40 or Less
William Hill’s sprawling 200-acre estate in southern Napa sits at the foot of Atlas Peak.
Mar 9, 2020

It's easy to think of Napa Valley as the home of $300 Cabernet Sauvignons. But digging a little deeper, you'll find a diversity of wines, styles and prices. This week we highlight a mixed bag of Napa wines, with none clocking in above $40.

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