Weather Station Pinot Grigio 2017, South Africa, 12.5%, Marks and Spencer down from £7 to £6 until 4 November

Easy-drinking, quality Pinot Grigio with crisp pear and nectarine fruit.  Team this with creamy pasta or enjoy on its own.

The Best Touraine Sauvignon Blanc 2018, France, 13%, Morrisons, down from £7.50 to £6 until 15 October

Delicious French-style Sauvignon with light, zesty lime and lemon fruit and the scent of freshly cut grass.

Willunga 100 Tempranillo, McLaren Vale, Australia, 14%, Booths, down from £12 to £10.50 until 22 October

Full of spicy blackcurrant flavours, with a background of earthy savoury tones.  Perfect with the first casserole of the season.

Botham 80 Series Coonawarra Cabernet Sauvignon 2016, South Australia, 14.5%, Waitrose down from £10.99 to £7.99 until 8 October

Glorious black cherry and mulberry fruit with notes of pepper and cedar. Pour now alongside red meat or keep for a couple of years.


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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