Tenuta Rapitalà Grillo 2017, Sicily, 13%, Waitrose down from £9.99 to £7.99 until 5 November

Grillo is a local Sicilian grape known for its flavours of floral, lemony fruit with herbs and a rounded texture.  Totally refreshing, try it with grilled fish.

The Best English Sparkling Brut, 12%, Morrisons down from £20 to £18 until 5 November

Try one of the best value, best tasting English sparklers.  Chardonnay, Pinot Noir and Pinot Meunier, aged 2 years on lees. Totally delicious.

Porcupine Ridge Shiraz 2018, South Africa, 14.5% Sainsbury down from £7 to £6 until 29 October

Stack the wine rack with this great value, smooth, bramble and spice wine.  Team it with rich autumn casseroles.

Craft 3 Malbec 2018, Uco Valley, Argentina, 14.5%, Marks and Spencer down from £10 to £9 until 4 November

From high altitude vineyards in the Uco Valley, this lively, juicy, damson and blackcurrant style of Malbec is perfect with steak, sausages or a meaty lasagne.


About The Author

Christine is a wine writer, broadcaster and a wine judge for several international wine competitions. She has a technical background and spent five years as a buyer for a major supermarket before moving to wine writing.She writes for The Yorkshire Post Magazine and organises the York Festival of Food and Drink. She has won both the Lanson and the Roederer prizes for wine writing.

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