Top 14 Wines For February 14th!

Top 14 Wines For February 14th!

With Valentines Day approaching, wine is the one thing that you know will make your special someone smile from ear to ear! Whether it’s going to your favorite BYOB restaurant, cracking open a bottle at home with a romantic comedy, or making dinner, you will need a good bottle to pair with the evening. I […]

Sara Lehman

About Sara Lehman

Sommelier, Private Chef, & Food and Wine Pairing Expert in NYC! Sara is a Wine Writer, Wine Ambassador, and Wine Consultant specializing in pairings, parties, entertaining and education.

Cider Talk: Eden Ciders

Cider Talk: Eden Ciders

Eden Ciders, a producer of Heritage Cider and Ice Cider has made its mark in the canned category now with canned heritage ciders! I had the pleasure of tasting these ciders this fall, and they’re perfect for all your holiday parties. Cider has seen a big boom over the past few years, and people are […]

Sara Lehman

About Sara Lehman

Sommelier, Private Chef, & Food and Wine Pairing Expert in NYC! Sara is a Wine Writer, Wine Ambassador, and Wine Consultant specializing in pairings, parties, entertaining and education.

Winter Wine Guide!

Winter Wine Guide!

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, for those who love winter as much as I do! I am a fan of the cold weather, but I am an even bigger fan of curling up under a blanket, with a good movie and a great wine! I have compiled a list of “winter wines” […]

Sara Lehman

About Sara Lehman

Sommelier, Private Chef, & Food and Wine Pairing Expert in NYC! Sara is a Wine Writer, Wine Ambassador, and Wine Consultant specializing in pairings, parties, entertaining and education.

Last Minute Food Guide For The Holidays!

Last Minute Food Guide For The Holidays!

It’s almost Christmas and then comes New Year’s Eve! This time of year is all about entertaining and embracing a new year to come. This season is the perfect time to gather with friends and family, enjoy great food, and of course… great libations as well! Whether you’re like me and you host a lot […]

Sara Lehman

About Sara Lehman

Sommelier, Private Chef, & Food and Wine Pairing Expert in NYC! Sara is a Wine Writer, Wine Ambassador, and Wine Consultant specializing in pairings, parties, entertaining and education.

Spirited Gifts For The Holidays!

Spirited Gifts For The Holidays!

‘Tis the season for cocktails, parties, and celebrating! Giving the gift of mixology and unique spirits to pair along is perfect for the cocktail or spirits lover in your life! Through a lot of cocktail tasting, sipping, and mixing, I have compiled a list of my favorite spirits for the holiday season! Vodkas Haku Vodka- […]

Sara Lehman

About Sara Lehman

Sommelier, Private Chef, & Food and Wine Pairing Expert in NYC! Sara is a Wine Writer, Wine Ambassador, and Wine Consultant specializing in pairings, parties, entertaining and education.

Sparkling Wines To Sip and Gift!

Sparkling Wines To Sip and Gift!

It’s finally December! This year flew by, almost too fast, but now that December is here why not embrace the season of giving, cheer, and bubbly. This time of year is the busiest time for wine shops and giving the gift of sparkling wine is just what your host/hostess wants. I love to collect sparkling […]

Sara Lehman

About Sara Lehman

Sommelier, Private Chef, & Food and Wine Pairing Expert in NYC! Sara is a Wine Writer, Wine Ambassador, and Wine Consultant specializing in pairings, parties, entertaining and education.

Great Gifts for Wine Lovers!

Great Gifts for Wine Lovers!

It’s officially the holiday season! This is my favorite time of year to celebrate with family and friends. There’s nothing better than the spirit of the holidays, and when you can give your friends and loved ones a great gift, that just makes their spirits brighter. It’s funny, as a Sommelier, my friends and family […]

Sara Lehman

About Sara Lehman

Sommelier, Private Chef, & Food and Wine Pairing Expert in NYC! Sara is a Wine Writer, Wine Ambassador, and Wine Consultant specializing in pairings, parties, entertaining and education.

A Spirited Visit with CAMUS in Cognac!

A Spirited Visit with CAMUS in Cognac!

I had the pleasure this October to explore Cognac, France with the best guide around: Frederic Dezauzier. He is the Brand Manager for this iconic Cognac, and I am so grateful for a one of a kind weekend where we explored the sights, ate delicious food, and of course, enjoyed CAMUS! Cognac is a small […]

Sara Lehman

About Sara Lehman

Sommelier, Private Chef, & Food and Wine Pairing Expert in NYC! Sara is a Wine Writer, Wine Ambassador, and Wine Consultant specializing in pairings, parties, entertaining and education.

KUT Kebab: West Village

KUT Kebab: West Village

I recently tried a great Kebab place in the West Village. Right off the subway, you can enjoy Mediterranean street food, salads, and more at KUT Kebab, NYC! Bread is freshly baked in-house every single day, and when you walk in you’re instantly hypnotized by the delicious smell of chicken and roasted vegetables. This is […]

Sara Lehman

About Sara Lehman

Sommelier, Private Chef, & Food and Wine Pairing Expert in NYC! Sara is a Wine Writer, Wine Ambassador, and Wine Consultant specializing in pairings, parties, entertaining and education.

Sweet Wine Club!

Sweet Wine Club!

Wine is one gift this holiday season that never goes out of style. Wine should be shared with friends and family and what better way to enjoy some nice bottles, than at your holiday gathering.┬áRiboli Family Wine Estates┬áhas stepped in just in the nick of time to make this gifting season easy with the launch […]

Sara Lehman

About Sara Lehman

Sommelier, Private Chef, & Food and Wine Pairing Expert in NYC! Sara is a Wine Writer, Wine Ambassador, and Wine Consultant specializing in pairings, parties, entertaining and education.

Roussillon Wines For The Holiday Season!

Roussillon Wines For The Holiday Season!

Roussillon is a village in France, that is said to be one of the most beautiful places to visit. This area is in Southeastern France, and you will find high-quality wines at great prices. Thanks to Snooth, you can enjoy six great wines from this region for $100.00! This is a steal since it’s now […]

Sara Lehman

About Sara Lehman

Sommelier, Private Chef, & Food and Wine Pairing Expert in NYC! Sara is a Wine Writer, Wine Ambassador, and Wine Consultant specializing in pairings, parties, entertaining and education.

Six Reds To Sip This Holiday Season!

Six Reds To Sip This Holiday Season!

It’s red wine season! If you’re like me, you tend to gravitate towards red wine this time of year. Nothing is more comforting than coming home after work and opening a nice red wine, curled up under a blanket, with your favorite show on. Whether you’re seeking some new red wines to try with your […]

Sara Lehman

About Sara Lehman

Sommelier, Private Chef, & Food and Wine Pairing Expert in NYC! Sara is a Wine Writer, Wine Ambassador, and Wine Consultant specializing in pairings, parties, entertaining and education.