BLOG: food & wine pairing

| Posted by Megan for Sutter Home
“Guh-verts-tra-mee-ner" - yep, that's how you say it. Gewurztraminer is not only known for its elaborate name, but also for its high natural sugar, sweet fruity flavors, and enticing floral aromas. So don’t let the name intimidate you! With sweet fruit flavors and a spicy finish, Sutter Home...
| Posted by Megan for Sutter Home
Sutter Home Riesling - what a sweet, summery white! Sometimes this sweet wine is overlooked...let's change that! With delicious flavors of peach, apricot, and a hint of sweetness, Sutter Home Riesling pairs perfectly with grilled scallops, chicken stir fry, fettuccine Alfredo, Kung Pao chicken,...
| Posted by Megan for Sutter Home
Sauvignon Blanc can be deemed your go-to wine for all things summer. This light, refreshing, crisp wine pairs with so many summer foods it's hard to narrow them down! With bright flavors of melon, lime, and grapefruit, finished with spice and minerals, Sutter Home Sauvignon Blanc makes a perfect...
| Posted by Megan for Sutter Home
In honor of our country's birthday AND Wine Wednesday, this week is all about sparkling wine! Yesterday's trivia was about Spanish sparkling and today's Wine & Food Pairing Series is all about Sutter Home Bubbly Pink Moscato. Red White & Pink anyone? Scroll down for some fun trivia about...
| Posted by Megan for Sutter Home
Chardonnay. It may have been your first wine, your entry into the world of wine. It's a food friendly wine, an easy sipper, a wine that can go from day to night as easily as your little black dress. With lovely aromas of fresh pear, peach, apple and lemon, our Sutter Home Chardonnay makes a perfect...
| Posted by Megan for Sutter Home
Next week, we'll be opening a photo contest on our Facebook page in honor of Build a Better Burger! We'll be asking for your favorite BBQ photos and you'll have all of July to submit them for a chance to win. (Just make sure that everyone in the photo is 21+!) Capture those fantastic smiles, that...
| Posted by Megan for Sutter Home
Sutter Home Merlot has fresh black cherry aromas and smoky black cherry and spice flavors. Our Merlot pairs perfectly with lamb shank, grilled duck, carpaccio, walnuts, mild to strong cheeses, breaded chicken, steak quesadillas, mushroom pizza, pulled pork sandwiches, BBQ chicken pizza, and pasta...
| Posted by Megan for Sutter Home
White Zin, as we affectionately call it, has welcomed many now-wine fans into the wine world and we're proud to say that we've been producing White Zin for about 35 years! With sweet flavors of strawberries and fresh melon, Sutter Home White Zinfandel compliments mild cheese plates, light salads,...
| Posted by Megan for Sutter Home
Today we're pairing Sutter Home Bubbly Moscato & fun & easy food items. Sutter Home Bubbly Moscato doesn't need to be saved for a special occasion! Pop open a bottle of chilled Bubbly Moscato any time. If you need a reason to toast with bubbles, think of the thing you're most thankful for...
| Posted by Megan for Sutter Home
We're kicking off a new series on our blog - Sutter Home Wine & Food Pairing. In this series, we'll be posting a list of foods to pair with one of our varietals. This will be a short list, so if you have suggestions, please leave a comment here, on Facebook or on Twitter (@sutterhome)! We love...