), and Black Box Wines (www.blackboxwines.com). Priced from $16 to $25, the award-winning three-liter boxed wines are the equivalent of four 750-ml. bottles and are available in varietals such as Chardonnay, Merlot, and Cabernet Sauvignon. So now that you don’t have to worry about wasting a bottle for just a few sips, that glass of vino before dinner is looking much better, isn’t it?
— Anna Fialho
1 in every 5 glasses of wine served in the U.S. is from a box (18%).
40 million cases of boxed wine were sold in the U.S. in 2002.
52% of the wine sold in Australia is in boxes.