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25 Best Wines You Can Buy at Costco

From rosé to Rioja, Costco's got you covered.
25 Best Wines You Can Buy at Costco

There are a lot of special things about shopping at Costco. No, we're not just talking about how you can pick up a pack of t-shirts, a widescreen TV, and a month's worth of chicken nuggets in one place. And it's not just those too-good-to-pass-up free samples at the end of each aisle. In this case, we're talking about how you can find some of the best wines from around the world at jaw-dropping prices. Whether you need a perfect Pinot for your holiday party or just want to grab a great date night rosé, we've compiled the best wines you can buy at Costco for the next time you're on a bottle run.

Sparkling Wines & Champagne

1

Gruet Brut

gruet brut in bottle


Price: $12

Nutrition per 5 fl. oz: 92 calories, 12% ABV

This sparkling white from New Mexico has exploded in popularity, and for good reason: It's an incredible deal for a delectable wine. Bring this along to your next celebration and you won't be disappointed.

2

Roederer Estate Brut

roeder estate in bottle


Price: $8

Nutrition per 5 fl. oz: 90 calories, 12% ABV

Unless you're showing off a label, there's rarely a need to splurge on big-name French champagne. This California brut looks exactly the same as champagne in the glass and is every bit as tasty—and in some people's opinion, maybe even tastier.

3

Casa Farive Valdobbiadene Prosecco Superiore DOCG

casa farive procsecco in bottle


Price: $11

Nutrition per 5 fl. oz: 94 calories, 11% ABV

There's a huge difference between the kind of prosecco you only want to mix with orange juice and the kind you could happily sip before dinner. This sparkling Italian white maintains a perfectly balanced body without veering into overly sweet territory.

4

Kirkland Signature Champagne

kirkland brut champagne in bottle


Price: $20

Nutrition per 5 fl. oz: 95 calories, 12% ABV

Do you remember the last time you paid $20 for real, honest-to-goodness, proper French champagne? No? Well, this Kirkland Signature Champagne is one very affordable way to start!

5

Kirkland Brut Rosé

kirkland brut rose in bottle


Price: $25

Nutrition per 5 fl. oz: 105 calories, 12.5% ABV

Finding the right, readily-available sparkling rosé can be a game-changer. When it's as deliciously dry as this approachable bubbly, your guests may be shocked if they ever discover it's from Costco—even Wine Spectator agrees!

Full-Bodied Red Wines

6

Fanti Poggio Torto

fanti poggio in bottle


Price: $10

Nutrition per 5 fl. oz: 115 calories, 13.5% ABV

Looking for a Tuscan red with a lot of structure? This full-bodied Sangiovese is what the experts would call "complex," meaning it's the kind of wine you can pull different flavors from with each sip.

7

Kirkland Ribera del Duero Gran Reserva

kirkland ribera in bottle


Price: $7

Nutrition per 5 fl. oz: 125 calories, 14.5% ABV

Some of the best crowd-pleaser red wines on the market come from Spain, and this Rioja is no exception. The dark fruit, subtle oak, and soft tannins combine for a rich and delicious flavor—and at $7, you simply can't beat the price.

8

Pendulum Red Blend Columbia Valley

pendulum red blend in bottle


Price: $14

Nutrition per 5 fl. oz: 115 calories, 13.9% ABV

Sometimes, the best test of a wine is how it can stand on its own. This red is so well-rounded that it does just as well as a pre-dinner glass as it does a meal pairing.

9

Ben Marco Malbec

ben marco malbec in bottle


Price: $14

Nutrition per 5 fl. oz: 120 calories, 13.9% ABV

Malbec has solidly become one of the wines Americans feel comfortable ordering by name. The rich-but-balanced flavors of this Argentinian red are a perfect example of why.

10

Viña Pomal Reserva

vina pomal in bottle


Price: $20

Nutrition per 5 fl. oz: 115 calories, 14% ABV

Whether you're throwing a dinner party or barbecue, Spanish red can be a perfect pairing. This Rioja pairs beautifully with rice, vegetables, game, and red meats.

11

Salcheto Vino Nobile

salchetto vino nobile in bottle


Price: $20

Nutrition per 5 fl. oz: 110 calories, 13.5% ABV

Looking to change up your red routine? This wine is made from a popular Italian grape known as Montepulciano, which can be a great swap-out for your typical Malbec or Syrah.

12

Kirkland Sonoma County Old Vine Zinfandel

kirkland zinfandel in bottle


Price: $10

Nutrition per 5 fl. oz: 129 calories, 15.3% ABV

If you're into big, bold, full-bodied, and fruity reds, this Zinfandel is for you. When you realize that similar wines usually start selling for more than twice the price as this Costco exclusive, you might just fall even more in love with it.

Light-to-Medium Bodied Red Wines

13

Villa Antinori Toscana Rosso

villa antinori in bottle


Price: $17

Nutrition per 5 fl. oz: 125 calories, 13.5% ABV

Bright, easy-drinking red wines like this blend made with Sangiovese aren't just great for warmer weather: Try popping this in the fridge for 10 minutes and you'll pick up a whole other level of fruity flavors that are perfect for pairing with a Thanksgiving-style feast.

14

Louis Jadot Bourgogne

louis jadot in bottle


Price: $20

Nutrition per 5 fl. oz: 115 calories, 13% ABV

Soft, velvety, fruit-forward wines like this Pinot Noir are what make Burgundy as famous as it is. Try this with light apps or salads at your next dinner party, or simply sip it with friends while bingeing The Bachelor.

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15

Seaside Cellars Pinot Noir

seaside cellars pinot noir


Price: $10

Nutrition per 5 fl. oz: 122 calories, 12% ABV

Easy-drinking Pinot Noirs like these are often the best type of bottle to open while making dinner—or the perfect type when you just want to unwind with a glass on the patio at the end of a long day.

16

Kirkland Cote du Rhone de Villages

kirkland cdr villages in bottle


Price: $7

Nutrition per 5 fl. oz: 120 calories, 14% ABV

Cote du Rhone Villages wines are a blend of at least three grape varieties that create a beautifully balanced flavor profile and provide something for everyone to love. If there was ever a wine to win over your picky friends, this medium-bodied red is it.

White Wines

17

Zolo Unoaked Chardonnay

zolo chardonnay in bottle


Price: $8

Nutrition per 5 fl. oz: 125 calories, 13.5% ABV

Forget everything you know about buttery, vanilla-heavy Chardonnay: This wine is aged in stainless steel instead of oak barrels, meaning the rich, tropical fruit flavors of the grape can shine through on this full-bodied white.

18

Artesa Los Carneros Chardonnay

artsea chardonnay in bottle


Price: $25

Nutrition per 5 fl. oz: 120 calories, 14.3% ABV

Need to lift your spirits during the colder months? If you're looking for brightness in a bottle, this Chardonnay's citrusy and fruit-forward flavors will certainly deliver.

19

Patient Cottat Sancerre Anciennes Vignes

patient cottat anciennes sancerre, costco wines

Price: $19

Nutrition per 5 fl. oz: 115 calories, 12.5% ABV

Don't panic if you've never tried Sancerre…Because you probably have an idea of what it's like! This is 100% Sauvignon Blanc grown in the most famous region of France for the grape. Oh, and this one just happens to be a total steal at $19, too.

20

Kim Crawford Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc

kim crawford in bottle


Price: $12

Nutrition per 5 fl. oz: 117 calories, 14% ABV

New Zealand's most recognizable white wine is popular for a reason. The fact that you can reliably find it at Costco for just $12 is just icing on the cake.

21

Chateau Petit Roubie Picpoul de Pinet

chateau petit roubie picpoul de pinet


Price: $8

Nutrition per 5 fl. oz: 115 calories, 12% ABV

Bright, breezy, easy-drinking whites like Picpoul de Pinet are great for sipping at picnics and pool parties, but they also make for great seafood pairings. Reach for this the next time you're stocking up for the beach house or ordering oysters.

Rosé

22

Miraval Rosé Côtes de Provence

mirval rose in bottle


Price: $22

Nutrition per 5 fl. oz: 121 calories, 13% ABV

Don't let the fact that this winery is owned by Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie distract you: This rosé would have gotten just as popular without its celebrity backers, thanks to its red fruit flavors before a crisp finish.

23

Château d'Esclans Whispering Angel Côtes de Provence Rosé

whispering angel in bottle


Price: $17

Nutrition per 5 fl. oz: 115 calories, 13% ABV

Flavors of smashed raspberries and strawberries with hints of white peach and citrus fruit make this sensationally popular rosé a pitch-perfect poolside sipper.

24

Commanderie de la Bargemone Coteaux d'Aix En Provence Rosé

commanderie baremone rose in bottle


Price: $13

Nutrition per 5 fl. oz: 90 calories, 13% ABV

Who says it needs to be warm out to drink pink? Pouring a light off-blush luster with aromas of fresh red fruit, this rosé is crisp enough to be enjoyed year-round.

25

Kirkland Côtes de Provence Rosé

kirkland rose in bottle


Price: $9

Nutrition per 5 fl. oz: 110 calories, 13% ABV

Some say finding a rosé you love is the key to the perfect spring and summer, but when it's as easy-drinking, refreshing, and well-priced as this Kirkland Côtes de Provence, it can be the key to a pretty great fall and winter, too.

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Zachary Mack
Zachary covers beer, wine, food, spirits, and travel. He's the owner of Alphabet City Beer Co. in New York City and is a Certified Cicerone. Read more
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