Wine: Something for the weekend


Night in

2010 Tesco Finest* Grenache/Marsanne, Languedoc-Roussillon, France

There's juicy fresh peachy fruitiness to enjoy in this blend of grenache and marsanne – a great match for fish and shellfish-based pasta. £7.49, Tesco

Dinner party

2009 Guigal Côtes du Rhône, France

This syrah-based Rhône blend has sweet pepper aromatics and spicy, pepper-infused blackberry fruitiness enhanced by a generously ripe vintage in 2009. £10.99-£11.95, slurp, Waitrose

Splash out

2009 Edmeades Zinfandel Mendocino County, California

A powerful zinfandel with a smoky aroma and poised sweet raspberry and cherry fruit framed by vanilla. Around £17.99, Handford (020-7589 6113), Harrods