The Doctor’s Sauvignon Blanc 2017, Marlborough, New Zealand, 9.5%, Booths down from £10 to £9 until 30 July

Naturally lower alcohol wine with all the zippy, fresh herbaceous taste of a full-strength one, you can sip it all day.

Taste the Difference Prosecco Superiore Conegliano, Italy, 10.5%, Sainsbury down from £10 to £7.75 until 23 July

This creamy, ripe pears and apricot scented fizz is consistently good.  Serve it all summer.

Mirabeau Côtes de Provence Rosé 2018, France, 12.5%, Waitrose down from £11.99 to £8. 99 until 13 August

Delicate pink, with wild strawberry fruit and a dry, silky palate.  Perfect for summer lunches.

Beronia Rioja Crianza 2016, Spain, 14%, Tesco down from £11 to £8 until 28 July

A light, bright style of Rioja, with cherry and raspberry fruit and a smooth, supple style.


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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