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10 Holiday Gift Wines Under $15

Posted: 12/22/10 05:30 AM ET

With the holidays in full swing I know we're all looking for gifting guidance. Sometimes the hardest gifts to buy are those for the people you know the least: your doorman, hairdresser, letter carrier, or assistant. While cash is always appreciated, adding a nice bottle of wine personalizes the gift in a way cash never could.

Understanding that we all have different price levels at which we are comfortable, and noting that these gifts do add up, I've pulled together 10 wines under $15 that are delicious and would be fine gifts to give someone this holiday season.

While some may think that $15 is a lot to spend on a bottle of gifting wine, others might think $5 is way too low. The truth is that all of these wines are great values, representing the best of their varieties, regions, and price points, and thus are worthy of consideration as a gift, or for keeping

Grão Vasco Dao Tinto (Around $5: Red)
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This perennial lower-shelf dweller always delivers a solid, if perhaps uninspiring experience. It's a classic European table wine, lighter-bodied, a bit simple and fruity, but it is balanced and smooth.

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