BLOG: Our Wines

| Posted by Megan for Sutter Home
Keeping with our pink theme this month here’s a little Wine 101 about Blush Wines: - There is a difference between blush and rosé wines: blush are sweeter and a lighter pink, while rosé are dry and a deeper pink. - If you’re planning a trip to Europe and can’t live without your blush wine, don’t be...
| Posted by Megan for Sutter Home
It’s our 10 year anniversary of supporting the fight against breast cancer, and we are more committed than ever! We hope you like pink as much as we do because starting tomorrow, through the month of October, our Facebook page will be all things pink! There’s a bunch of cool programs available all...
| Posted by Megan for Sutter Home
Are you ready for a fun weekend getaway? So are we, which is why we’re about to launch our Sweet Escape Sweepstakes! Starting October 1 check out our Facebook page, where you can enter your info for a chance to win a trip for two. There are four sweet locations to choose from, so click here now to...
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Did you know there’s a way to drink wine and support a good cause? All you have to do is send in the top quality seal from ANY capsule or a receipt from ANY bottle of Sutter Home wine. For every capsule or receipt received we will donate $1.00 to finding a cure for breast cancer. The program runs...
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Even though the days are getting shorter, we're still claiming it's a Sutter Home summer for at least a few more weeks! In honor of the end of summer, we want to share some fun food & wine pairing tips. Sutter Home Sweet Red with veggie burgers & sweet corn salad Sweet corn salad: Frozen...
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Vintage-dated means that at least 85% of the grapes were grown & harvested in that particular year. For example, if you have a bottle of 2009 Sutter Home Merlot that you just picked up at the store, then the Merlot grapes were grown & harvested in 2009. We believe that this is a quality cue...
| Posted by Megan for Sutter Home
We've been producing mini bottles for years but somehow they never manage to fall out of style. They're perfect for so many occasions - sippin' - excuse us - sittin' by the pool, watching the game with your friends, backyard BBQs, picnics at the park...the list goes on & on! What is your...
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California. Oregon. Washington. France. Italy. Virgina. Texas. Germany. Argentina. Chile. Spain. Wine is produced everywhere! It may be hard initially to get a handle on each wine region, so we just want to start scratching the surface. Let's start with parts of California. California is broken up...
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Today's Wine 101 post is about how to taste wine. We've found a helpful video from Wine Spectator that we want to share with you. This video breaks wine tasting down into four S's - See, Sniff, Sip, Summarize. One tip we've found helpful is to breathe out through your nose after you swallow but...
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Wine openers, corkscrews, wine keys, gimme-the-wine-already openers...Some are cute, some are functional, some are both. Which one is right for you? Server openers: These are probably the most common. If you want to purchase one of these, be sure to look for the double hinged type for better...