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Recipe: Strawberry Shortcake with White Zinfandel Whip
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
​ Strawberry Shortcake offers a classic finish to any summertime meal. Best paired with Sutter Home White Zinfandel, a dash of the #OriginalWhiteZin is incorporated into the whipped cream for additional delight. Strawberry Shortcake with White Zinfandel Whip Serves 8 INGREDIENTS 1 10-inch angel...
Recipe: Baby Spinach Salad
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
​ Destined to become your go-to summer salad, this flavorful and oh-so-pretty dish features plump strawberries, juicy oranges, and crunchy sweet glazed pecans. The easy, delightful croutons and wonderful vinaigrette will have guests asking for the recipe. Serve alongside a bottle of Sutter Home...
| 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...
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...
Celebrating 25 Years of Build a Better Burger
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
For 25 years, the Sutter Home Build a Better Burger Recipe Contest has paired one of America’s favorite wines with America’s favorite food — the burger — encouraging everyday cooks to create recipes and pairings. Over 10,000 Sutter Home fans have participated! We’d love to see your original recipe...
Recipe: Tuscan White Bean Stew with Italian Sausage and Arugula
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
​ Welcome spring with an irresistible glass of Sutter Home White Merlot and a bowl of stew brightened with peppery arugula. Tuscan White Bean Stew with Italian Sausage and Arugula Serves 4 INGREDIENTS 1 pound Italian sausage, spicy or medium 2 cans (15.5 ounces each) white beans, drained 1 white...
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...
Sutter Home Wine Pairing Recipe: Roast Chicken with Mustard and Oranges
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
Serves 4, with leftovers Sutter Home Chardonnay is a lovely complement to this simple and flavorful roast chicken. INGREDIENTS 1 3½ to 4 pound chicken ¼ stick unsalted butter, room temperature 1 teaspoon black pepper 1 tablespoon orange juice 2 tablespoons whole grain or Dijon mustard 1 orange,...
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
A cold winter’s night calls for a favorite comfort food – beef chili. And nothing pairs better with a hearty bowl of chili than a glass of Sutter Home Red Blend. The blend of Zinfandel, Merlot, and Cabernet pairs perfectly with the beef, beans, and seasoning in chili. Looking for a great meal to...
Red Wine Blend Beef Barley Soup
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
We’re thrilled to welcome the new Sutter Home Red Blend to our family of wines. Deliciously drinkable on its own, this red wine blend is also a great match for grilled meats, burgers, and red sauce pasta dishes. But with many of us braving brisk winds and freezing temperatures, it’s good to know...