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My Father's Wives. A novel by Mike Greenberg Book Description: The co-host of ESPN’s Mike and Mike follows up his New York Times bestseller All You Could Ask For with this poignant story of one man’s search to understand himself, his marriage, and his father. Jonathan Sweetwater has been blessed...
butternut squash and roasted garlic galette
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
October Book Club Recipe: Butternut Squash and Roasted Garlic Galette This month's Book Club recipe is our go-to first course for autumn dinners. Pastry ¾ cup all-purpose flour ¼ cup semolina flour ½ teaspoon kosher salt 6 tablespoons chilled unsalted butter, cut into small pieces 2 to 4...
The Hummingbird Book and Sutter Home White Zinfanel
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
This month’s Sutter Home Book Club selection is The Hummingbird by Stephen P. Kiernan, author of the acclaimed novel The Curiosity . The Hummingbird is a compelling and moving story of compassion, courage and redemption. Deborah Birch is a seasoned Hospice nurse whose daily work requires courage...
cheese straws
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
Recipe: Cheese Straws 1 pound sharp cheddar cheese, grated ¼ pound butter 1 ¾ cups plain flour ½ teaspoon salt ¼ teaspoon ground red pepper Cream butter and cheese with salt and pepper. Add sifted flour. Roll into 1”-wide cigars. Slice the cigars into little rounds, and place on ungreased baking...
Woman Reading a Book
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
Is there any better way to escape the day-to-day than with a good read and a glass of your favorite Sutter Home wine? Not in our book! Whether you’re yearning for action and adventure or just looking for a light-and-easy beach read, the written word provides a great way to unwind — and cash in on...
All the Single Ladies Book
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
This month’s Sutter Home Book Club selection is All the Single Ladies by New York Times bestselling author Dorothea Benton Frank. Frank returns with an emotionally resonant novel that illuminates the power of friendship in women’s lives, and is filled with her trademark wit, poignant and timely...
| Posted by Kelly for Sutter Home
Skipping past typical snacks, why not theme your next book club gathering around serving a little something less expected, like Wilted Greens and Fontina on Sourdough Toast, from The Invisibles author Cecilia Galante. “One of my favorite chapters in The Invisibles is when all the women go to Tru, a...
| Posted by Kelly for Sutter Home
Round out your summer reading with our Sutter Home Book Club selection for August, The Invisibles by Cecilia Galante. This unforgettable novel, told in both the present and past, explores the complicated and powerful bonds of female friendship. Thrown together by chance as teenagers at Turning...
| Posted by Kelly for Sutter Home
Entertaining with wine is far easier for us now than it was during Prohibition, but the finger foods so popular in the 1920s are still worth keeping around. The recipe below would be best enjoyed while relaxing in an Adirondack chair, facing a glorious ocean view. But, even if that option isn’t...
| Posted by Kelly for Sutter Home
In search of a spellbinding midsummer read? Our Sutter Home Book Club selection for July, Newport by Jill Morrow, delivers in spades. This richly atmospheric novel transports readers to the dazzling, glamorous world of Newport during the Roaring Twenties and to a mansion filled with secrets as a...