Decanter's Christelle Guibert picks out five of the best Waitrose wines for winter drinking...

Shortlisted for the 2016 Decanter Retailer Awards, Waitrose has an enviable range of wines both in store and online.

Decanter’s tasting director, Christelle Guibert, attended one of the supermarket’s recent tastings. Below, she picks out five of her favourites for the winter months and to enjoy over the festive season.

Five of the best Waitrose wines for winter:

La Bastide Blanche 2013

La Bastide Blanche, Bandol 2013

This powerful, full bodied blend of Mourvedre, Grenache, Cinsault, Syrah and Carignan has lots of raw tannins, with intense black…

Points 90