'Tis the season for entertaining, which means you're going to get many bottles of wine from guests. But not everyone is a master sommelier, and it's likely that you'll end up with more than a few cheap varietals you'd rather not drink. Fear not. We've got you.
I'm often asked if expensive wine is really that much better than the $15 bottles at Trader Joe's. In reality, there are great wines at every price point, but certain factors will drive the cost through the roof. Here's what'll make a wine break the bank.