2008 Marks & Spencer Spanish Garnacha Shiraz
Vivid and peppery, this blackberryish blend of garnacha and syrah from Cariñena is the ideal budget quaffer for atoning for festive over-indulgence.
2009 The Ned Waihopai River Black Label Sauvignon Blanc
Tinged with blackcurrant-leaf aromas, this Marlborough sauvignon blanc is gooseberry- and passion-fruity, with balancing zestiness.
£7.49, buy 2 = £5.99, until 1 Feb, Majestic
2007 Michel Chapoutier Gigondas
A southern Rhône blend of grenache topped up with syrah, cinsault and mourvèdre, whose spicy plum and blackberry fruit concentration requires heartwarming winter fare to do it justice.
£15.99, TescoReuse content