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Wine Cocktail: Starry Night
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
Blush pink becomes beautifully blue with our Starry Night wine cocktail. Made with Sutter Home White Zinfandel, the cerulean hue of this delightfully refreshing drink is a great conversation starter and a striking way to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the #OriginalWhiteZin. INGREDIENTS 4 oz...
Summerize Your Home, Sutter Home-style
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
When it comes to adding some summer to the inside of your home, look to the season for inspiration. Warm air. Relaxation. And our California-style Sutter Home Sangria . Be inspired by the fruits that make Sangria so fun and festive, selecting new seasonal throw pillows to match. Try shades of red,...
Wine Cocktail: Tartini
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
Time to shake up your cocktail routine, while still including the wine, of course. Impress friends, family, and even yourself with our crisp and bright Tartini, made with Sutter Home Sauvignon Blanc. INGREDIENTS 3 1/2 oz. Sutter Home Sauvignon Blanc 1 oz. apple schnapps 1/2 oz. lemon juice 1 tsp...
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
Ready to dive into a summer read you won’t be able to put down? Our Sutter Home Book Club selection for June, Hotel Moscow by Talia Carner , is brimming with intrigue, shadowy dealings, and political maneuverings. It’s an eye-opening portrait of post-communist Russia and a profound exploration of...
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
Bring a true taste of June’s Sutter Home Book Club selection, Hotel Moscow , to your group’s discussion with author Talia Carner’s Caviar Blinis. Talia’s Caviar Blinis Makes 8-10 blinis INGREDIENTS 1 ½ tbsp. flour ½ cup Greek 2% yogurt 3 egg whites ½ tbsp. salt 1 ½ tbsp. vegetable oil 1 12 oz. jar...
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
June is a beautiful time of year, and spending time outside is an excellent way to improve your mood and outlook. Whether you just have a few minutes or a whole afternoon, discover your outdoor #MeTime style and get some fresh air – you deserve it! Unwind with a Great Book Reading can be a great...
Build a Better Burger
| Posted by Kelly for Sutter Home
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE SUTTER HOME FAMILY VINEYARDS AWARDS OVER $50,000 IN PRIZES AT THE 24TH ANNUAL BUILD A BETTER BURGER® RECIPE CONTEST Harrison Wheeler from Boynton Beach, Florida Takes Home the Grand Prize for his Heart & Seoul of Korea Burger St. Helena, Calif., May 18, 2015 – As the...
5 Non-Beef Burgers for Memorial Day Grilling
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
As 25 years of the Sutter Home Build a Better Burger Recipe Contest will attest, we love a great big juicy beef burger. But we’re also fans of burger recipes inspired by a different approach to patty-making. Heading into Memorial Day Weekend – prime holiday grilling time – why not break from the...
Wine-Pairing Recipe: Grilled Steak Tacos with Pico Slaw
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
Kicked up a notch, these steak tacos make a great pairing with Sutter Home Sangria. Grilled Steak Tacos with Pico Slaw Serves 4-6 INGREDIENTS 2 strip steaks 1 tbsp. dried oregano ½ tsp. red chili flake 1 tsp. paprika 1 tsp. cumin 2 tbsp. olive oil 1 red onion cut into ½ -in. thick slices Juice of 1...
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
​​ We’re celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Sutter Home Build a Better Burger Recipe Contest, but there’s no debating which beverage is best suited to burgers. Here’s why wine is better than all the rest! 1. Let us steer you in the right direction. Take Strawberry BBQ Bacon Burgers beyond...
Build a Better Burger: 2014 Contest Winners
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
Hundreds of burger recipes were entered, five finalists emerged, and today one burger took home top honors in the 2014 Sutter Home Build a Better Burger Recipe Contest. This year marks the 25th anniversary of our competition, which pairs one of America’s favorite wines with America’s favorite food...
Build a Better Burger Tips: Patty Prep
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
Ever heard that preparation is key? Well, when your goal is to build a better burger, that same advice holds true. Here are a few tips to incorporate in your quest to create the perfect patty! Use high-quality meat. If you go the traditional beef route, choose a nice ground chuck with at least 18-...
Build a Better Burger Tips: Top-Notch Toppings
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
A crucial step in building a better burger is knowing just how to top it all off with the right finishing touches. Whether your choice of toppings are mild or wild, classic or crazy, we’ve got some tips to take your burger add-ons to the next level. Place lettuce underneath your burger to keep the...
Build a Better Burger Tips: Wine Pairings
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
Building a better burger doesn’t mean stopping with what rests between the buns. To even further enhance the flavors, pair your burger creation with some of your favorite Sutter Home wines. Pair Sutter Home Zinfandel with strong beef flavors and bold toppings like bacon, onion rings, and smoky...
#MeTime: Discover the Value of Journaling
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
​ Most days, #MeTime is likely from the vantage point of a comfy chair or sofa – television on, feet up, and a glass of wine in hand. But make a conscious effort to save some shows for later, place the smartphone and tablet in another room, and unplug completely from time to time. The advantage of...
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 Cocktail: Make Yours Moscato
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
Summer doesn’t officially start for a few more weeks, but one sip of this wine cocktail, made with Sutter Home Moscato, and you’ll be instantly transported to the tropics. Special thanks to everyone who got their creative juices flowing to help us name this delicious concoction. So many great...
Moscato Margarita
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
It’s Cinco de Mayo, which is the perfect time to enjoy a margarita. But as it’s also Sutter Home Moscato Week, we’re serving up a twist on the classic frozen drink. Cheers to celebrating both occasions in one delicious cocktail! Moscato Margarita INGREDIENTS 6 oz. Sutter Home Moscato 10-12 limes,...
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
Early evening is prime-time for relaxing with a great read, and this month’s Sutter Home Book Club selection is the kind of story that’s even better savored this time of year. The third novel in the Butternut Lake series by author Mary McNear, Moonlight on Butternut Lake is a dazzling story of two...
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...