Les Dauphins Côtes du Rhône Blanc 2018, France, 13% Tesco down from £8 to £6.50 until 20 January

A great value white Rhône wine, made from Viognier and Grenache Blanc it has dry peach and pear fruit with a touch of savoury complexity. Vegan-friendly.

Yealands Sauvignon Blanc 2019, Marlborough, New Zealand, 12.5%, Sainsbury down from £8 to £7 until 21 January

Zippy and palate-cleansing with fresh gooseberry and blackcurrant-leaf flavours this will go perfectly with whatever January diet plan you are following.

Tierra y Hombre Pinot Noir 2018, Casablanca Valley, Chile, 13.5%, Marks and Spencer down from £7 to £6 until 27 January

A delicious Pinot from the cool-climate Casablanca Valley.  Full of soft, summer fruit flavours this is perfect with a plate of charcuterie and pâté.

Altano 2018 Douro, Portugal, 14% Waitrose, down from £10.99 to £8.79 until 21 January

A stylish, organic wine from the Douro region, packed full of juicy, bramble fruit with enough structure to partner pot-roasts and casseroles.


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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