By Kristina Hacker
Sutter Creek is a must-stop for those who love to shop. The Highway 49 town boasts scenic views of the surrounding foothills and its charming downtown is filled with unique boutiques, galleries and gift shops. Here is just a sampling of what Sutter Creek has to offer.
Sutter Creek Cheese Shoppe
This shop is a cheese lover’s dream with 80 different cheeses to choose from sourced from 20 countries and three animals. Make your visit complete with a cheese and wine pairing from Miller Wine Works. Sutter Creek Cheese Shoppe is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. seven days a week.
It is located at 33 B Main St. For more information, visit: www. suttercreekcheese.com
Heart & SOUL
This Sutter Creek shop is both a retail boutique and place where crafters can create their own works of art. The store, located at 42 Main St., features vintage home décor, painted furniture, hand crafted signs and jewelry. Heart & Soul also offers crafting workshops and paint and sip nights. The store is open seven days a week, for hours and more information, visit: www.facebook.com/SutterCreekSOUL/
The Antique Gardener
This downtown Sutter Creek stop is a combination nursery and garden-theme home décor shop. Each room in this historic home offers visitors numerous design ideas and the large outdoor area is home to flowers, plants and shrubs for sale. The Antique Gardener is open daily from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. and closed on Tuesdays. It is located at 80 Main St. For more information, visit: www.facebook.com/theantiquegardener/