There’s no denying it, autumn is just around the corner for us in the northern hemisphere. There’s a definite chill in the air, leaves are starting to fall and the high street shops are already looking ahead to Halloween, bonfire night, Thanksgiving and – gulp! – Christmas.
As we look to heartwarming dishes – tied together with seasonal ingredients – to keep the impending chill at bay it makes sense to alter our drinking habits too. Below are some great wines, selected by Decanter’s team of experts, to help you get in an autumnal mood and get the most out of the season.
If you’re in the southern half of the world, you might want to see our summer wine ideas.
The following wines are all under £25 – the majority come in at under £20 – so why not try something new this autumn. There’s something for everyone here from rich and rewarding whites, to savoury reds and even an orange wine and a fortified Muscat.