Tenuta Rapitalà Grillo 2017, Sicily, 13%, Waitrose down from £9.99 to £7.49 until 9 April

Grillo is the local grape on Sicily known for its flavours of floral, lemony fruit with herbs and a rounded texture. Try it with grilled fish.

Macon Villages 2017, Jadot, Burgundy, France, 12.5%, Tesco down from £9 to £8 until 15 April

With ripe pear fruit and nutty, toasty oat complexity, team with fish, chicken and creamy risotto

The Best Limestone Coast Shiraz 2017, South Australia, 14.5%, Morrisons down from £7 to £6 until 30 April

Stock up with this while it is on offer and bring it out for the first barbecue of the season. Perfect with sausages.

Taste the Difference St. Chinian 2017, France, 14%, Sainsbury down from £9 to £8 until April 9

Syrah and Grenache blend to give rounded bramble fruit with hints of peppery spice and herbs.  Team with braised lamb.


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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