Sunday lunch wines: 25 perfect picks


Sunday lunch wines

While the long lunch may have disappeared from our weekday lives (well, mine at least), there’s nothing like a lingering Sunday get-together with family and friends to round off the weekend.

Wine lovers will no doubt see it as an opportunity to pull out a treasured bottle, but is that the best strategy? Should it be mellow and mature or bright, youthful and fruity? That depends rather less on the central ingredient of the meal than the way you cook it.

Scroll down to see notes and scores for 25 fabulous matches for your leisurely Sunday lunches