Night In

2012 Frappato, Terre Siciliane

Frappato is a native Sicilian grape variety with a fragrant fruit quality that's not a million miles from red burgundy but, with this, you get extra zing and sweet tannins. £7.99, Marks & Spencer

Dinner party

2013 Rolf Binder Highness Eden Valley Riesling

This fine Aussie dry riesling from Rolf Binder has intense lime-scented aromas and a delicate citrus-crisp fruit finish. £11.99, Waitrose

Splash out

2009 Rioja Reserva Selección Especial

A grown-up version of the reserva, this tempranillo blend gives a concentrated, rich mouthful. £21.95-£25, Uncorked,, Majestic