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To get an early start on celebrating our country’s independence, we chose to create this original recipe using the bright, bold, red, white, and blue colors of the American flag. After all, our Sutter Home White Zinfandel Wine is as American as it gets, with all its grapes grown and harvested in...
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
It’s funny, for all of us who love fun, we can always find a wine pairing for any dish recipe, even the ones that you’d think would be hard to pair with. Take this oh, so delicious, and so good for you hearty recipe for Orecchiette With Brussels Sprouts and Kale Pesto, from the book Aim True by...
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What better way to show the most magnificent man in your life that he’s one in a million than by celebrating him with this one of kind Sutter Home Wine Cocktail. “The Mangria.” He’ll love it so much that he’s sure to want to share it with his “manly” friends over the weekend card game, or at your...
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It’s Moscato Monday, and we’re very excited to make this the day that we kick off our new Sutter Home “Summer Sipper” Wine Cocktail series, starting with this refreshingly-sweet Strawberry-Lime Moscato Punch. Creating this so ready for summer Strawberry-Lime Moscato Punch with Sutter Home, is as...
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If you’re a fan of historical fiction, you and your book club will love "Marlene" by C.W. Gortner. "Marlene" is a lush, dramatic biographical novel of one of the most glamorous and alluring legends of Hollywood’s golden age, Marlene Dietrich — from the gender-bending cabarets of Weimar Berlin to...
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Life might not always be a picnic — but it is today! Gather your friends and family together to celebrate International Picnic Day, the ideal occasion to share food, wine and summer plans — all on one blanket. While the specific origins of this social holiday remain unknown, we do know that picnics...
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Jump into the summer season with our sun-kissed Melonade wine cocktail. It’s refreshing Pinot Grigio, lively lemonade, sweet watermelon, and a hint of refresh-mint. It pairs great with your favorite burger recipes, and is the perfect summer sipper for a party of two, or a pool party. Cheers to...
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Take the fun outside with summer’s favorite wine: Sutter Home Pinot Grigio. This medium-dry wine delivers fresh floral aromas and sweet flavors of white peach, melon, and citrus — plus notes of tropical fruits for a summer-perfect finish. With such a crisp, refreshing flavor profile, it’s no wonder...
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
Welcome summer home with this recipe for Lemon Yogurt Cake, fresh from our Sutter Home Kitchen Series. ​ No one can resist this zesty, lemony, yogurty, de-light-fully fluffy treat that pairs perfectly with morning coffee,​ and delicious afternoons with Pinot Grigio. To top it all off, add fresh...
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If that slice of bread is feeling a little lonely or your chicken dish is looking slightly underdressed, fear not! Sweet, tart and spreadable Pineapple-Mango Moscato Jam comes to the rescue with summery flavors that refresh your favorite meals. ​ ​ Boasting tropical fruit aromas combined with...
Memorial Day
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
Memorial Day, originally called Decoration Day, was a way to honor the 620,000 Civil War soldiers on both sides who gave their lives. The true significance of Decoration Day started in 1864, when women from Boalsburg, Pennsylvania took it upon themselves to place flowers as decoration on the grave...
The Rigs Rise and Fall
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
We met up with The Rigs in Napa Valley's Live in the Vineyard. Once you hear them perform their song "Rise & Fall" in our Vibe & Vibe Studio, it may sound hauntingly familiar. That's because it is. ABC Family Television used it in the promo for the blockbuster hit "The Hunger Games." If you...
The Rigs Interview
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
​ If you haven't yet heard the soulful, bluesy music of TJ Stafford and Caitlin Parrott, the firecracker couple from The Rigs who we met at Napa Valley's Live in the Vineyard, you're in for an emotional and melodic journey. Their songwriting style is at once hauntingly intimate and grandly...
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Indulge in this incredible, delectable recipe for Peach Crumble Bars — from Gabrielle at Eat Drink Shrink. ​ ​ Combining fresh, juicy peaches with the comforting aromas of cinnamon and nutmeg, this delicious dessert recipe will win over even the most die-hard carnivores. To complete this Meatless...
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It's the summer of 1944 in Door County, Wisconsin, where even the lush cherry orchards and green lakeside farms can't escape the ravages of war. ​ ​ Cherry Harvest by Lucy Sanna is a powerfully sensuous and gripping debut laced with suspense. It reveals a hidden side of World War II's home front,...
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Looking for a fun creative way to give your drinkware some homemade flair? Give it a one of kind look by DIY-ing a set of chalkboard paint wine glasses, which your guests can personalize. The best part? You can wash and reuse for future parties and get-togethers, unless your so kind as to let your...
Have Your Cake
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
If you enjoy a gluten, wheat free lifestyle, yet also enjoy the satisfaction of treating yourself and your guests to a dreamy dessert with ultra rich decadent taste — this Flourless Chocolate Cake will rise to the top of your must bake list. It's as creamy, crumbly, and moist as it is dense with...
Moscato Makes Great Cocktails
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
How do we love Moscato? Let us share the ways. You might say we have a sweet spot for this rousing white. After all, Sutter Home began producing Moscato long before it was cool, so we have a long heritage with it. This month, you may discover that it hits your sweet spot too. It's deliciously...
We Love You, Moms!
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Moms. What would we do without them? This Mother’s Day, treat your one-and-only mom to a unique Sutter Home gift that caters to her individual tastes. Because moms are as different as they are the same, we’ve assembled a variety of gift baskets and care package that will surely let your mom know...
Hazelnut Flan with Roasted Cherries
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Entertainment Tip: Chances are your book club has a tradition of pairing lively discussions with great food and drink. Add an extra layer to your book club gathering by serving a meal inspired by elements from the book—whether it’s the era or location of the setting, the culinary preferences of the...