We are experiencing a Golden Age for the little wines of the world. Never have small producers of relatively modest wines had more access to markets, and never has so much of the produce of their vineyards and cellars been readily available to consumers.
Our Plonk of the Month column of $12 and under wines is meant to highlight the best of these -- wines with the character and versatility to make for pleasurable and affordable everyday drinking.
— Stephen Meuse, Globe Correspondent
(Aram Boghosian for The Boston Globe)