Wines on a budget

Wines on a budget

There are many terrific value-for-money wines, which continue to deliver excellent drinking at reasonable prices. This is a snapshot of the best value WA wines for this year. Each of them sells for $20 or less and, with discounting of some of the bigger volume wines, they will certainly be a lot cheaper.

Whites

Name Rating/100 $
Myattsfield semillon 2015 93 20
Clockwork sauvignon blanc semillon 2015 92 20
Deep Woods chardonnay 2015 92 20
Deep Woods Ivory semillon sauvignon blanc 2015 92 14.95
West Cape Howe Riesling 2016 92 19
Rosily semillon sauvignon blanc 2015 92 20
Amberley Secret Lane semillon sauvignon blanc 2016 91 19.95
Houghton White Classic 2015 91 15
Rosily sauvignon blanc 2016 91 20
Sittella The Calling verdelho 2016 91 19
Hillbrook semillon sauvignon blanc 2016 91 18
Wignalls chardonnay 2016 91 18
Houghton Margaret River chardonnay 2016 90 19
Amberley Secret Lane sauvignon blanc 2016 90 19.5
Amberley Secret Lane sauvignon blanc 2016 90 19.5
Brookland Valley Verse 1 chardonnay 2015 90 15
Moondah Brook verdelho 2015 90 12
Warner Glen Estate chardonnay 2015 90 20
Fifth Leg semillon sauvignon blanc 2016 90 18.95
Upper Reach verdelho 2016 90 20
St Aidan sauvignon blanc semillon 2016 90 20

Reds

Name Rating/100 $
Houghton Crofters shiraz 2014 93 20
Thompson Estate Four Chambers shiraz 2014 92 20
Brown Hill Estate Hannans cabernet sauvignon 2015 92 20
Deep Woods shiraz et al 2014 92 20
Jane Brook Shovelgate Vineyard cabernet sauvignon 2013 91 19
Bunkers The Box tempranillo 2013 91 20
Brown Hill Estate Chaffers shiraz 2015 91 20
Moojelup Farm Thompsons Block cabernet sauvignon 2013 90 18
Fifth Leg shiraz 2015 90 18
Evans & Tate Breathing Space cabernet sauvignon 2014 90 19
Fifth Leg cabernet sauvignon shiraz merlot 2015 90 18
West Cape Howe tempranillo 2015 90 20
Ferngrove cabernet sauvignon 2014 90 20
Shedleys cabernet shiraz 2011 90 15
Paul Conti Roccella grenache shiraz 2014 90 18
The Sum shiraz 2013 90 18
The Blackwood Rush Creek rosé 216 89 15
The Blackwood Rush Creek rosé 216 89 15
Brad cabernet merlot 2013 89 15
Wise shiraz 2014 89 20
Goundrey Homestead cabernet merlot 2013 89 17
RAY'S WINE GUIDE 2017