Summer wine

Summer is the time for garden parties, picnics and beach days.Whether it’s crisp whites for al fresco dining, lighter reds for barbecues or refreshing rosés for balmy evenings – we bring you the bottles to buy for any occasion.

Discover the best value supermarket wines, or splash out on a luxury magnum. Whatever your plans this summer, the Decanter team have selected the best wines to help you celebrate the season.

Summer wine

Our expert tasters have selected the finest examples from all over the world – so you can sit back and soak up the sun with the perfect glass of wine…

See our top summer wines rated by Decanter’s expert tasters, including:

Great value rosé

Looking for great value rosé? Here are five perfect choices for summer drinking...

best rosé

Make the most of the sunshine with one of our top 10 rosé wines for summer, expertly selected from a grand tasting of 322 wines...

UK sparkling summer wines

There's nothing like a bottle of bubbly to get everyone in the summer holiday spirit and UK sparkling wines are on the rise...

Greek white wines

Greek white wines are improving with every vintage, discovers Panos Kakaviatos, who suggests 10 great value wines to try at under £25 per bottle...

Miraval, rose wine, provence

Over the last five years, Washington DC based MacArthur Beverages has seen a tenfold increase in rosé wine sales, to 1,000 cases in 2014. This year is likely to be…