Rustenberg Chardonnay 2018, South Africa, 14%, Waitrose down from £14.99 to £10.99 until 8 October

An elegant, precise, peach and apricot style of wine, with just a hint of oak to round out the flavours. Good enough for Sunday lunch.

Conte Priuli Prosecco, Italy, 11%, Marks and Spencer down from £10 to £8 until 30 September

Simple, easy drinking, frothy, floral fizz that will lift the spirits and charm the tastebuds any Friday evening.

Muriel Tempranillo Rioja 2016, Spain, 13.5%, Co-op down from £8.50 to £6.50 until 24 September

A ripe, rounded, classic style of Rioja, perfect with all styles of lamb.  Stock up for cooler autumn days.

Finest San Antonio Pinot Noir 2017, Chile, 14%, Tesco down from £9 to £8 until 7 October

Juicy, black cherry and raspberry fruit with savoury background and a long finish.  Perfect with duck.



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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