LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — You won’t be able to call it “Two Buck Chuck” much longer.READ MORE: 91 More COVID Deaths Reported In LA County, Including 15-Month-Old Child
Trader Joe’s has announced the price of its most-affordable wine is going up.READ MORE: With No Vaccine Mandate, Riverside PD Sees Spike In Officer Recruitment
In California stores, the bottle of wine that cost just under $2 for the past eleven years, will now cost around $2.50.
That’s still a bargain, considering the inexpensive vino often wins taste tests against wines that cost many times more.MORE NEWS: Children's Hospital Los Angeles Awarded $8.3 Million Grant To Study Long COVID In Children, Young Adults
The wine, also known by a few consumers by its more classy name — Charles Shaw Wine — costs as much as $3.79 in other states — thanks to distribution costs and taxes.