Celebrate Valentine’s Day with a date night tipple. These are our top picks. Bottoms Up!


2018 Clarendelle Bordeaux Clarence Dillon Wines, £15.25, www.wine-searcher.com

An impressive, rich Bordeaux, if you’re looking for something a bit special.

Sanziana Pinot Grigio Recas Cramele £8.25, www.corneyandbarrow.com

A crisp Pinot Grigio is always a winner.

McGuigan Single Batch Project Dry Rose, £7.50, www.co-operative.co.uk

Appealing to craft alcohol lovers, this single batch project edition has a juicy hint of strawberries and cream.


2018 Tempus Two Quartz Series, £7.50, www.sainsburys.co.uk

A tropical, citrus blend reflecting its’ sunny Australian origin.

Pinkster Royale, £19.75, www.pinkstergin.com

You can now enjoy the raspberry notes of Pinkster gin in the form of a champagne mixer – hello Pinkster Royale!


Noveltea Alcoholic Tea Trio Pack, £30, www.noveltea-drinks.com

Surely the most civilised tipple on our list, for a refined after drink, we love this  alcoholic tea trio.