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Wine: Something for the Weekend


Night in

2011 Taste the Difference Languedoc White

This is an appetising Languedoc white brimming with peach flavours and a dry flourish. £2 for £12, down from £8.99, Sainsbury's

Dinner party

2010 Vidal-Fleury, Cairanne, Rhône Valley, France

A blend of grenache, syrah and mourvèdre, this is a beautifully balanced young red. £10.99, Oddbins, buy 2 = £9.99, Majestic

Splash out

2009 Paringa Estate Peninsula Pinot Noir, Mornington Peninsula, Victoria

A berry fragrance and a touch of mint lie behind this Burgundy-style pinot noir. £24.99, waitrose wine.com