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Chill Wine Quickly
| Posted by Kelly for Sutter Home
​ It’s summer. And more than likely, it’s gotten pretty hot where you live. Some chilled Sutter Home wine can serve as the perfect escape from higher temps. For moments when you don’t have a bottle in the fridge and need a glass fast, try our tips for getting wine colder more quickly. Submerge the...
Trio of Delicious Dips
| Posted by Kelly for Sutter Home
It’s football season again! While tailgating at the stadium can be a great time, catching all the action from the comfier sidelines of home also has its benefits, especially when cheering on your team with Sutter Home wine and a winning spread of snacks to carry you through every quarter. Check...
Lemon-Honey Yogurt Squares
| Posted by Kelly for Sutter Home
This simple cake soaks up the honey-lemon syrup while cooling in its pan. If you can locate goat milk yogurt, use it for even more tang. Serve alongside Sutter Home Pinot Grigio. LEMON-HONEY YOGURT SQUARES Serves 6 INGREDIENTS SYRUP ½ cup honey ½ cup water 2 tbsp. fresh lemon zest, shredded 2 tbsp...
Burgers Inspired by International Flavors
| Posted by Kelly for Sutter Home
Having previously highlighted five burgers inspired by international cuisine to celebrate 25 years of the Build a Better Burger Recipe Contest, here’s a second helping of burgers built with flavors from beyond our borders. Each of these recipes can be prepared in 25 minutes or less, so you can set...
| Posted by Kelly for Sutter Home
Summer is a wonderful time to travel and explore the world around you. With that same spirit in mind, we’ve picked five burgers from our special Build a Better Burger 25th Anniversary recipe collection that are inspired by international flavors. Each of these deliciously different burgers can be...
| Posted by Kelly for Sutter Home
Catch up with friends over a lovely lunch or dinner with this simple Grilled Halibut Salad, which combines the summertime goodness of grilled fish with a tangy dressing for a deliciously light meal. Pair with crusty bread and a glass of Sutter Home Pinot Grigio. Halibut, a firm, mild-flavored fish...
| Posted by Kelly for Sutter Home
Firing up the grill on the Fourth of July is an American tradition, forever together like ketchup and mustard – or wine and burgers! Keeping classic combinations in mind, here’s some inspiration for this year’s celebration. We’ve selected four recipes from the Sutter Home Build a Better Burger 25th...
Wine-Pairing Recipe: Better Burgers with White Zinfandel
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
Sutter Home White Zinfandel is a versatile varietal, pairing well with an impressive array of foods and cuisines. It’s great for summer grilling season too, so as we celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Sutter Home Build a Better Burger Recipe Contest and the 40th anniversary of Sutter Home White...
Patriotic Pairings
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
One of reasons why Sutter Home White Zinfandel has been such a popular wine over the past 40 years is that it pairs well with so many foods. To celebrate the 40th anniversary of the #OriginalWhiteZin – an American classic – here are three recipes that offer a unique twist on backyard favorites...
Recipe: Chipotle Bacon Maple Jam Burgers
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
Open a bottle of Sutter Home White Zinfandel and get the grill ready for Chipotle Bacon Maple Jam Burgers, a People’s Choice Award winner in the 2013 Sutter Home Build a Better Burger Recipe Contest. Sweet, spicy, and a little bit smoky, the flavor combination is balanced by creamy blue cheese. The...