The Ned Sauvignon Blanc 2019, Marlborough, New Zealand, 13%, Tesco, down from £9.50 to £7.50 until 20 January

After all the excesses of the festive season this fresh, vibrant, gooseberry and citrus-charged wine will give your tastebuds a wake-up call.

Nicolas Feuillatte Brut Reserve N.V. Champagne, 12%, Waitrose down from £26.99 to £19.99 until 21 January

All the celebrations are over so why buy champagne? Valentine’s Day, Fridays and maybe the dog’s birthday.  And this is a great offer; tuck it away for emergencies.

Rastras Malbec 2018, Mendoza, Argentina, 13.5, Marks and Spencer down from £7 to £6 starting until 27 January

Full of soft mulberry and black fruit flavours with a touch of structure that makes it very casserole-friendly.

Taste the Difference Chianti Classico 2017, Italy, 13%, Sainsbury down from £8.50 to £7 until 21 January

A light, juicy Chianti with cherry, berry fruit, spiked with herbs.  Perfect with pasta or any tomato-based dish.

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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