BLOG: Wine & Food

| Posted by Megan for Sutter Home
Is my white wine too cold? Is my red wine too warm? Vice versa all around? Just like everything in wine, this can turn into a huge debate or it can be kept simple. Let's keep it simple! Let's say you're hosting a dinner party tonight. You have everything ready to go and you even remembered to put...
| Posted by Megan for Sutter Home
Though it may seem like the wine industry has progressed quickly in the packaging area, there is still a fundamental debate on closures: cork or screw cap? Some may feel like they've lost some "romance" when they choose a bottle with a screw cap closure instead of a cork. Some may feel like the...
| Posted by Megan for Sutter Home
Three weeks in…where do your resolutions stand? Did you make resolutions like: work out more, eat healthier, try new wines, have a signature recipe, visit new cities…? If that looks anything like your list, we hope our recommendations below will help you stay on course and feel great about 2011...
| Posted by Megan for Sutter Home
The weather outside can be frightful so it’s time to make your home as warm and cozy as can be! If you haven’t put up holiday decorations yet, here are some quick tips to spread the holiday cheer around your home. •Hang snowflake ornaments in your windows •Decorate a small tree and show it off in a...
| Posted by juliana for Sutter Home
In honor of the fact that Thanksgiving is this week, we’ve pulled together some quick tips to make this year’s turkey day a little more fun. To the lovely hosts : First of all, you're all angels for taking on the extreme task of putting together the Thanksgiving dinner, so cheers to you! Now, to...
| Posted by juliana for Sutter Home
While I know how fun potluck dinners are, it can be nice to play host sometimes. With the holidays well on their way, now’s the perfect time to give your friends a reason to dress up at your next dinner party. The best way to transform from casual to classy is by creating a few different courses,...
| Posted by juliana for Sutter Home
When the term “game night” comes to mind, you may think of football or baseball or any one of the famous sports that Americans love to play (or watch!) On the other hand, you may think card games or board games. While both are great options for get-togethers, we have a little something in mind to...
| Posted by juliana for Sutter Home
Every year, you take the kids out trick-or-treating, and afterwards you sneak a few pieces of that wonderfully sinful Halloween candy when they’re not looking. Well, wine lovers, guess what? Halloween isn’t just for the kids this year…it’s your turn to join in on the fun. It’s simple (trust me)...
| Posted by juliana for Sutter Home
Wine, Books and Good Friends …Who could ask for anything more? We’re all guilty of it: You keep telling yourself that you’re going to make the time to start reading again. You’ll finally put down the magazine and stick your nose in a book that will really get your intellectual side in gear. Well,...
| Posted by juliana for Sutter Home
Good Afternoon, burger lovers! I’m here with Jaeger Stoltz in New York as we speak. Mr. Build a Better Burger (2010) himself had a nice chat with Kathie Lee and Hoda on the Today Show yesterday morning. If you haven’t heard yet, Jaeger is the creator of the Strawberry BBQ Bacon Burgers , which are...