BLOG: Our Wines

| Posted by Kelly for Sutter Home
With just a few weeks left of summer, make plans to partake in one of the season’s best traditions – the picnic! Whether you’re headed to a neighborhood park or the beach, begin by picking up some Sutter Home Pinot Grigio. This crisp and vibrant white wine pairs well with so many foods, but we...
| Posted by Kelly for Sutter Home
Wine tastes vary. You might prefer a very sweet wine, while your best friend likes a glass of something drier. That’s why Sutter Home offers such a wide range of options. Our sweetest varietal is Bubbly Pink Moscato. Our dryest is Pinot Noir. But in between, there’s something for every taste...
| Posted by Kelly for Sutter Home
Our featured wine for July is Pinot Grigio. Light and crisp, Sutter Home Pinot Grigio is a wonderful choice for summertime enjoyment, featuring the aromas of tropical fruits and the flavors of white peach and sweet citrus. If you’re familiar with different wine varietals, Pinot Grigio and Pinot...
10 Things You Might Not Know About White Zinfandel
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
Forty years ago, Sutter Home Winery created White Zinfandel, and we’re celebrating this massive milestone in a big way. But how much do you know about the original White Zinfandel? 1. The story of White Zinfandel begins back in the early 1970s . Trying to intensify Sutter Home’s acclaimed Amador...
Cheers to 40 Years of White Zinfandel
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
Sometimes the best things in life aren’t planned at all. Back in 1975, Sutter Home winemaker Bob Trinchero was creating a dry, rosé-style Zinfandel. But the fermentation process stopped early, leaving a pink-tinged wine that was slightly sweet. He’d created White Zinfandel – by accident. Bottled as...
Wine of the Month: Sangria
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
Our second featured wine for May is Sutter Home Sangria , the newest addition to the Sutter Home wine family. While inspired by traditional Spanish sangria, Sutter Home Sangria has a distinctive California style. Bursting with juicy berry and citrus flavors with just a hint of spice, our Sangria is...
Wine of the Month: Moscato
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
Our featured wine this May is Sutter Home Moscato. One sip of this beautifully balanced wine and you’ll see why it’s such a crowd-pleaser. A little sweet, with creamy peach and honeydew melon flavors, our Moscato pairs wonderfully with spicy dishes, light cheeses, and fruity desserts. We love...
Spring Wine and Food Pairings Thumbnail
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
While the weather may not yet be as warm as we wish, welcome in the change of seasons by refreshing your wine glass with a lighter varietal. Enjoy these four Sutter Home wines, and try some fresh food pairings inspired by spring flavors. White Zinfandel Perfect for the first blush of spring (and...
Chenin Blanc
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
Do you love being outdoors and breathing in fresh air? Can’t get enough adventure? Are you already planning your next journey? You are a free spirit just like Sutter Home Chenin Blanc. You are fun, friendly, crisp and refreshing. On a warm summer day, you can be found dangling your feet off the...
Which Sutter Home Wine Are You?
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
Do you love digging your toes in the sand with the sun on your back? How about splashing around in the water with a few good friends? Is the beach always calling your name? Sounds like you are fun loving and sweet just like our Sutter Home Pink Moscato. You two always know how to keep the good...