BLOG: wine and food pairing

| Posted by Megan for Sutter Home
We've cycled through our line up of wines so now we're bringing you Sutter Home wines paired with game day foods! If you have a great pairing, leave it in the comments. Burger Recipe: Lamb Burgers Did you know that Pakistan is known for amazing hamburgers known as “shami burgers.” These are made by...
| Posted by Megan for Sutter Home
With fresh berry aromas and a hint of spicy black pepper, Sutter Home Zinfandel pairs beautifully with casual, everyday foods like BBQ chicken wings, baby back ribs, marinated London broil, pork tacos, asparagus salad, sausage and tomato pasta, bacon and veggie pizza, and fried avocado rolls...
| Posted by Megan for Sutter Home
Did you know that the Cabernet Sauvignon grape is actually a crossing between Cabernet Franc (a red grape) and Sauvignon Blanc (a white grape)? It’s funny to think that such a rich, flavorful, red wine like Cabernet Sauvginon came from unusual match up of two entirely different grape varieties!...
| Posted by Megan for Sutter Home
This week's Sutter Home Wine & Food Pairing Series features Pinot Noir . Did you know that Pinot Noir is the most widely planted red grape in Germany? There it is known as Spatburgunder! So if you want to impress (or confuse) your friends at your next get together, be sure to announce that you...
| Posted by Megan for Sutter Home
With enticing raspberry aromas and sweet cherry flavors, Sutter Home White Merlot makes the perfect pairing for spicy chicken tacos, smoked cheeses, sweet and sour pork, lamb gyros, spicy steak and veggie kebabs, fig and goat cheese pizza, shrimp and pepper alfredo, mandarin chicken salad, and...
| Posted by Megan for Sutter Home
Have you tried Sutter Home Pink Moscato yet? This gorgeous pink wine is perfect for summer - it's lightly sweet & very refreshing! With aromas of creamy white peaches and flavors of luscious passion fruit and honeydew melon, Sutter Home Pink Moscato pairs perfectly with vanilla bean Italian...
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Did you know that Pinot Grigio is one of the top selling wine varietals? If you haven't tried this light, crisp wine, grab a bottle tonight & try it out! With enticing aromas of tropical fruits and flavors of white peach and sweet citrus, Sutter Home Pinot Grigio makes the perfect pairing for...
| 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...