WineBlueBook is a wine buying guide that compares wine ratings and price to determine value.
This month's issue features many West Coast Cabernet Sauvignon, West Coast Pinot Noir and West Coast Chardonnay wines that were scored in the past 30 days by the wine critics.
At the high scoring end, the 2006 Vérité, Cabernet Sauvignon Sonoma La Joie received an average score of 97 points and at $184 is 31% of the average cost of a similar scoring West Coast Cabernet Sauvignon which rates it a "Great Value".
An outstanding value this month is the 2008 Hall, Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley scoring 94 points. It costs $42 which is 19% of the average $217 cost of a similar scoring West Coast Cabernet Sauvignon earning its "Outstanding Value" moniker.
At the low price of $9, the 2008 Graffigna, Malbec San Juan Centenario Reserve received an average score of 89 points and is 45% of the average $20 cost of a similar scoring Argentine Malbec earning it a "Great Value" moniker.