Under a Fiver
2007 Rosso di Puglia
A blend of the local negroamaro, literally black and bitter, with a dash of primitivo, this is a vivid southern Italian rosso, whose juicy, damsony fruit quality makes it the perfect barbecue red.
£4.49, Marks & Spencer
Under a Tenner
2007 Gobelsburg Grüner Veltliner, Kamptal
If you haven't tasted Austria's signature grape variety, Waitrose's current discount is just the incentive you need to try this aromatic dry white.
£5.99, down from £7.49, to 16 September, Waitrose
2006 Saint Clair Sawcut (Block 4) Pinot Noir
Stylish Kiwi pinot noir, whose rich fruit combines with finely crafted oak spice and refreshing acidity.
£16.60, £14.94 to our readers, Kevin O'Rourke Wines, Milton Keynes (01908 337975)