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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 #MeTime: Benefit by Prepping the PM Thumbnail
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
Already feeling behind as soon as your alarm clock goes off in the morning? Making time for #MeTime is challenging when you spend much of the day trying to catch up. But there’s a simple way to start the day ahead: Begin the night before. Sure, it might seem counterintuitive that spending time now...
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
Bring some zing to your book club gathering with this refreshing citrus punch from The Grown Ups author, Robin Antalek. “I've been in the same book group for fifteen years with ten superb and interesting women. We love to read, but we also love to eat, drink and entertain, serendipitously pairing...
Sutter Home Book Club: The Grown Ups by Robin Antalek
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
The arrival of spring often awakens memories of childhood friendships and more carefree times, giving March’s Sutter Home Book Club selection, The Grown Ups by Robin Antalek, additional resonance. Spanning over a decade and told in alternating voices, The Grown Ups is an evocative and emotionally...
2015 Live In The Vineyard Artist Feature Melissa Etheridge Playlist
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
Even superstar musicians can benefit from a little #MeTime. Ahead of Melissa Etheridge’s performance at the Sutter Home Winery for Live in the Vineyard, we checked in with her to see how she makes time for herself. We also asked about Melissa's latest album, This Is M.E. , out now. We’ve been...
MeTime Wine Quiz Thumbnail
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
​ Everybody needs a little time away, but how best to spend those minutes you set aside for yourself? Take our quiz to discover the Sutter Home wine that pairs best with your kind of #MeTime. Find your #MeTime wine now!
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
Wine with music is one of our favorite pairings, which is why we’re a proud sponsor of the Spring 2015 edition of Live in the Vineyard, March 26-29, in Napa Valley, California. In anticipation of this exclusive music event, we’ve compiled a YouTube playlist of the artists scheduled to appear in...
| Posted by Kelly for Sutter Home
25th Anniversary, $25,000 Grand Prize, 25 Recipes in 25 Minutes or Less, and 25 Years of Celebrating America’s Favorite Food and Wine Pairing. St. Helena, Calif., February 19, 2015 – Sutter Home Family Vineyards celebrates the 25th Anniversary of the Sutter Home Build a Better Burger® Recipe...
2014 BBB Finalist: Chorizo Burger Thumbnail
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
Chorizo Beef Burgers with Orange Piquillo Relish and Smokey Tomato Aioli ​ Congratulations to Priscilla Yee, a retiree from Concord, California, who's one of five finalists in our 2014 Sutter Home Build a Better Burger Recipe Contest. Here's the inspiration behind her burger recipe, Chorizo Beef...
2014 BBB Finalist: Tidal Wave Burger Thumbnail
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
Tidal Wave Butter Burgers with Lemon Caper Mayonnaise and Watercress Salad ​ Congratulations to Devon Delaney, a homemaker from Westport, Connecticut, who's one of five finalists in our 2014 Sutter Home Build a Better Burger Recipe Contest. Here's the inspiration behind her burger recipe, Tidal...
2014 BBB Finalist: Apres-Ski Burger Thumbnail
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
Après-Ski Triple Ginger Bacon Burgers with Rosemary Onion Rings and Brie ​ “Not only do I love the taste of a great burger, but also the textural combination of the ingredients and how it ‘feels’ in my mouth. I wanted to create a burger that was sweet and spicy, crunchy and juicy, with a chewy...
2014 BBB Finalist: Whistler Burger Thumbnail
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
Whistler Village Poutine Burgers with Peppered Bacon and Portabella Mushrooms ​ Congratulations to Ann Elkina, a Senior Engineering Project Manager from Farmington Hills, Michigan, who's one of five finalists in our 2014 Sutter Home Build a Better Burger Recipe Contest. Here's the inspiration...
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
Après-Ski Triple Ginger Bacon Burgers Jennifer Gentry School Bus Driver Steamboat Springs, CO “Not only do I love the taste of a great burger, but also the textural combination of the ingredients and how it ‘feels’ in my mouth. I wanted to create a burger that was sweet and spicy, crunchy and juicy...
2014 BBB Finalist: Heart of Korea Thumbnail
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
The Heart and Seoul of Korea Burgers with Peanut Basil Slaw and Gochujang Mayo ​ Congratulations to Harrison Wheeler, an attorney from Boynton Beach, Florida, who's one of five finalists in our 2014 Sutter Home Build a Better Burger Recipe Contest. Here's the inspiration behind his burger recipe,...
Wine Cocktail: Sorbet Soirée Pink Moscato
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
Our Sorbet Soirée wine cocktail, made with Sutter Home Pink Moscato , is simple to make, delicious to drink, and a terrific way to celebrate #MeTime any day of the week. INGREDIENTS 3 oz. Sutter Home Pink Moscato 1/2 oz. vodka Splash lemon juice 2 scoops cherry sorbet Lemon-lime soda DIRECTIONS...
2015 LITV Melissa Ethridge
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
Sutter Home is a proud sponsor of Live in the Vineyard, a twice-yearly exclusive event held in Napa Valley, California, featuring live music from superstar performers, paired with plenty of amazing wine and food. The artist lineup for the spring edition, March 26-29, 2015, has been announced. Check...
Wine Cocktail: Red Blend Fizz
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
Our Red Blend Fizz wine cocktail is the first to feature a new addition to the Sutter Home family, Sutter Home Red Blend . The wine’s juicy red fruit flavors are shaken together with raspberry schnapps, lime juice, and ginger soda for a fruity, fizzy delight! Mix up a Red Blend Fizz for #MeTime, or...
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
In a previous post , we suggested having some of your favorite snacks as part of your #MeTime ritual. But why reach for the same-old, same-old every time? Try some of these simple ways to mix things up, and Me Time snacking will never be stale! Be a Pop Star Popcorn is having a moment right now,...
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
While there’s merit in enjoying the kind of #MeTime where you simply sit back and read or watch a favorite show or movie, using your creative brain is also a great way to recharge. You’ll also finish with something to use, share, or gift! A long, luxurious soak in the tub is such a natural fit for...