For his November selection of wines, Matthew Jukes has picked six bottles that will set you up for the crazy season and beyond with epic flavours which don’t cost the earth.
The fruit, oak and acidity of this wine are in delightful harmony – discreetly rich while retaining a clean, crisp finish.
This Argentinian Malbec will show you what a genuinely seductive and accurate big red should taste like, says Matthew Jukes.
I encourage everyone who reads this column to buy a bottle, take it home, and deploy it with a superbly indulgent terrine this weekend.
2015 La Dama
This sensational Spanish red possesses elemental power and uncommon grace, says Matthew Jukes.
This South African sparkler is a world-class rosé and stunning value to boot, says Matthew Jukes.
Matthew Jukes picks six French wines from some of the most famous regions, styles and wineries in the world, from as little as £9 a bottle.
This stylish Italian red offers super-suave tannins and dreamy fruit, says Matthew Jukes.
2017 DeMorgenzon, Roussanne
This standout wine shows crystalline freshness and a deep, resonant palate.
2017 Astrolabe Sauvignon Blanc
This New Zealand sauvignon blanc harks back to the old-style, fine wines of Sancerre and Pouilly-Fumé .
2017 I Muri Primitivo
This might be one of the finest-value red wines of the year, says Matthew Jukes.