Night in

2014 Peter Yealands Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough, New Zealand

Freshly-mown grass and elderflower scents draw you into this vintage sauvignon blanc. £7.50, down from £10, until Tuesday, Sainsbury's

Dinner party

2013 Frares Priorat, Marks & Spencer

This youthful Catalan red from Priorat is full of the fragrant joys of concentrated, ripe blackberry fruit. £11, down from £13,

Splash out

2011 Sesti Rosso di Montalcino, Tuscany

This delightful sangiovese is cherry balanced by oak and a deliciously savoury freshness. £18-23.50, Secret Cellar, Tanners, AG Wines, Exel Wines, Good Wine Shop