Under £5

Undurraga Rosé NV, Maipo Valley, Chile

This lively sparkling pink pinot noir has plenty of sherbety, berry sweetness and enough refreshing zip to make it worth stocking up on as a budget fizz for the party season.

£4.99, down from £9.99, until Monday week, Majestic

Under £10

2010 Taste the Difference Silver Fish Sauvignon Blanc

A new vintage blend from the Western Cape, this is a classic, zingy-fresh, herbal sauvignon blanc, whose nettle-tinged gooseberry fruit is in the Sancerre mould.

£7.49, Sainsbury's

Splash out

2009 Craggy Range Te Muna Pinot Noir, Martinborough

From Craggy Range's North Island outpost, this smart Kiwi pinot's red berry fragrance is complemented by a seductive plum and dark cherry-fruit opulence.

£13.49, Marks & Spencer