Burra Brook Chardonnay 2017, South Australia, 12.5%, Marks and Spencer down from £7 to £6 until 28 January

Fresh-tasting peach-edged, creamy pineapple fruit with the tiniest whiff of oak adding elegance and harmony.

Taste the Difference Coolwater Bay Sauvignon Blanc 2017, Marlborough, New Zealand, 12.5%, Sainsbury down from £8 to £7 until 15 January

Pure, zesty, gooseberry-packed, citrus-driven freshness.  Liven up your winter tastebuds with this one.


The Cubist Garnacha 2017, Calatayud, Spain, 14.5%, Waitrose down from £9.99 to £7.99 until 22 January

Robust with spice-driven, bramble fruit, this will stand up to sausages and hearty casseroles.

Finca Monteflores Cabernet Sauvignon 2015, Argentina, 14.5%, Booths down from £10.25 to £8.75 until 22 January

Deep, dark, cassis fruit lifted with notes pepper and herbs. A serious wine for frosty nights.

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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