Wine: Something for the weekend

 

Night In

2012 Goldwater Sauvignon Blanc

A mouthwatering passion fruit and guava-flavoured Marlborough sauvignon blanc, now sold by the pioneering Kim and Jeanette Goldwater. £9.99, or buy 2 = £7.99, Majestic, until Monday

Dinner party

2011 Poggiotondo Vermentino IGT Toscana

As the reputation of the Mediterranean vermentino grape grows, we should see more wines like this deliciously refreshing Tuscan dry white. Around £16.99, Laithwaites, 0845 194 7720

Splash out

2008 Cabernet Sauvignon, Thelema, Stellenbosch

Bright ruby in colour and mint-tinged in its fresh fragrance, this pure Cape cabernet sauvignon displays an opulent cassis-fruit quality. £18-£19.55, harperwells.co.uk, slurp.co.uk

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