La Fortezza Vermentino 2017, Sicily, Italy, 12%, Marks and Spencer, down from £7 to £6 until 26 August

Terrific quality and value from Sicily where Vermentino grapes develop herb-scented, crisp Granny Smith apple and lively citrus notes.  Try with fish and chips.

Zalze Bush Vine Chenin Blanc 2018, South Africa, 13%, Morrisons £7.25 down to £6 until 3 September 

Zesty lemon and lime flavours with a twist of guava make this a great partner for fish.

Taste the Difference Bordeaux Rosé 2018, France, 12.5%, Sainsbury down from £8 to £6.50 until 13 August

Packed with the soft fruity flavours of Merlot with fresh, lively acidity on the finish.  This goes perfectly with cold roast chicken or a salmon quiche.

Château Maris Les Vieilles Vignes Organic Minervois 2018,  France, 14%, Waitrose down from £10.99 to £7.99 until 13 August

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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