Tempus Quartz Chardonnay 2018, South Australia, 13%, Sainsbury down from £9 to £7.50 until 19 November

Limestone Coast, Barossa and Adelaide Hills fruit gives a fresh, zesty style of Chardonnay, with absolutely no oak and a crunchy, minerally finish.

Squealing Pig Sauvignon Blanc 2019, Marlborough, New Zealand, 13.5%, Morrisons down from £10 to £8 until 5 November

Bright, lively gooseberry and herbaceous Marlborough flavours with a silly name and a humorous label.  Perfect for parties

Interlude Pinot Noir 2018, South East Australia, 13.5%, Co-op down from £7 to £6 until 5 November

Light, fresh and full of juicy cherry fruit with just a touch of food-friendly backbone.  Chill for an hour and enjoy with grilled salmon or a lamb chop.

Château Maris Les Vieilles Vignes Organic Minervois 2018, France, 14%, Waitrose down from £10.99 to £7.99 until 5 November

Chunky fruit and smooth tannins with just a whiff of sage and thyme. Great with tomato-based dishes, red meat and cheese.


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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