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2004 Aramonte Catarratto; 2004 Albariño Pazo de Señorans; 2003 Givry 1er cru Vielles Vignes
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Under a Fiver: 2004 Aramonte Catarratto £4.99, Marks & Spencer

Under a Fiver: 2004 Aramonte Catarratto £4.99, Marks & Spencer

Made from the Sicilian native white grape variety, Catarratto, this is a vibrant dry white with good fruit richness and intensity rounded by a touch of oak. Enough refreshing acidity, too, to suit a salade niçoise.

Under a Tenner: 2004 Albariño Pazo de Señorans, Rias Baixas £8.99, Booths

A richly textured wine from Galicia's Rias Baixas region on Spain's Atlantic coast, this distinctive, classy dry white boasts fresh floral aromas and peachy stonefruit flavours. With richness balanced by crisp acidity, it's made for seafood.

Splash Out: 2003 Givry 1er cru Vielles Vignes, Domaine Sarrazin £12.99 (buy 2 = £11.99 until 29 August), Majestic Wine Warehouses

Majestic's made a great find with this excellent value red burgundy. The Côte Chalonnaise pinot noir is full of summer berry fruit enhanced by smooth, lightly spiced oak.