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| Posted by colleen for Sutter Home
I hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving! By now, I'm sure you're all sick of turkey...turkey sandwiches, turkey soup, turkey casseroles... I personally have been on turkey overload because the holiday party season has kicked off and between the parties that have the deli trays out with turkey...
| Posted by colleen for Sutter Home
Happy Thanksgiving Eve everyone! I'm sure everyone is ready to break out their elastic-waisted pants, but before you get too comfortable at the table, we gotta make sure everyone is set with their wine selections for turkey day. I wouldn't be doing my due diligence if I didn't take a moment to...
| Posted by colleen for Sutter Home
Thanksgiving is almost here, which means that in addition to planning a meal, you're probably planning decor and polishing the good silverware and china. Odds are good that you're starting to feel the holiday crunch. Not that you need a reminder, but turkey day is in T-minus 10 days. We put on our...
| Posted by colleen for Sutter Home
The holidays are almost upon us (my local shopping plaza already has Christmas lights up-yikes!) and while many of us are playing phone tag with various aunts, uncles and cousins to plan where we're spending Thanksgiving ("no, I'll bring the mashed potatoes, you bring the yams..."), we back at the...
| Posted by Megan for Sutter Home
No Bah Humbug for you! This year Sutter Home has put together a package to help banish your inner Grinch. Browse through the entertainment tips to help plan a stress-free holiday party. Peruse the wine guide so you can show off to your friends how much you know about wine. Check out the recipes for...
| Posted by Megan for Sutter Home
The new millennium called, and Sutter Home Winery has joined the ranks of Facebook players! Yes friends, we've created a Fan Page to keep you abreast on promotions, sweepstakes, updates, news and events! Please join us. We'd love to have you. See you on Facebook! Learn more about Sutter Home Napa...
| Posted by Megan for Sutter Home
Who wouldn't want a fancy new wine fridge for all their holiday wines? This year Sutter Home is giving away a free Danby Wine Refrigerator! All you have to do is enter. Click here . Enter your info. That's it. The ultimate in cool, our grand prize features two separately regulated compartments...
| Posted by Megan for Sutter Home
October is Breast Cancer Awareness month. Every year Sutter Home renews its commitment to supporting breast cancer research. Since 2001, Sutter Home for Hope has helped raise hundreds of thousands of dollars for breast cancer research, treatment and education. This year Sutter Home has launched its...
| Posted by Megan for Sutter Home
Woot woot! And congrats to George Graham, our 1st runner up and Sonali Ruder, our 2nd runner up! Thanks to all of our participants this year! Here's to another great BBB!!! Learn more about Build a Better Burger
| Posted by Megan for Sutter Home
The votes are in! I am pleased to annouce that Susan Scarborough is $10,000 richer!!! Special congrats to our 1st runner up: Sharyn Hill from region 5 and our 2nd runner up: Lisa Huff from region 3! Learn more about Build a Better Burger
| Posted by Megan for Sutter Home
The audience weighed in in our Great Burger Debate of 2008 and the results are in. Hooray for People's Choice Beef Burger winner: Kristine Snyder and the Hawaii Da Kine Burgers with Sweet-Chili Glaze, Ginger-Goat Cheese Spread, and Hot Watercress Salad ! Learn more about Build a Better Burger
| Posted by Megan for Sutter Home
And we have the results of the People's Choice for the Alternative Category! Congrats go out to: Valerie Szlatenyi for her Ocean State Swordfish Burgers with Tangy Apple Tartar Sauce ! Learn more about Build a Better Burger
| Posted by Megan for Sutter Home
Um. So much for me being sneaky. I got booted out. But not before I got this pic. Learn more about Build a Better Burger
| Posted by Megan for Sutter Home
Kristine Snyder is rounding out hte beef finalists with her recipe and all of the judges were absolutely wow-ed by it. The number of ingredients was also a hot topic today and since Kristine used the same ingredients mulitple times, I'm sure she'll get bonus points for that. The ingredients are all...
| Posted by Megan for Sutter Home
Region 4 beef finalist, George Graham, the sole male in this year's contest, is bringing up his Bluesiana Burger and the judges are agreeing that his use of region ingredients (root beer glaze, Mardi Gras slaw) is rockin' the burger world. The judges are all very interested in his mix of regional...
| Posted by Megan for Sutter Home
I know many of you may not think of using apples in a beef burger contest but Jamie Miller did it up right with her apple slaw! They were a little unsure of her use of celery but once they tasted it, the judges like the crunch! And not to quote rapper Nelly, but "It's Hot in Herre." We have brought...
| Posted by Megan for Sutter Home
Mary Thompson has presented her Palmetto Pride Pimetno Cheese Burger and the judges have all commented on the use of pimento (pronouced "pimenna", if you're LuLu Buffet!) cheese, something that we can all get on board with! Judge Art Smith has dubbed this a "burger that you can imagine at a...
| Posted by Megan for Sutter Home
Our beef finalists are putting the finishing touches on their burgers! Sonali Ruder from NYC is up first. (After a short pause for the Wine Train to go by--that horn is loud ! It makes the Food Network audio crew's job a little more difficult) The judges love the use of frizzled onions. (I heart...
| Posted by Megan for Sutter Home
Our region 5 finalist, Sharyn Hill, has presented her burger and the judges are impressed with the use of regional ingredients, a theme from this year. Hailing from Las Cruces, NM, the southwestern influence is apparent (apparently delicious according to the judges!) Learn more about Build a Better...
| Posted by Megan for Sutter Home
Kathleen Stubler is up with her Region 4 and so far, she seems to be winning the prize for a burger that runs down your face and arms! The judges don't mind the use of extra napkins if it means that they get to enjoy Kathleen's burger! James McNair tastes Kathleen's burger... The slaw is receiving...