Elegance In Every Sip: Champagne Collet!

Elegance In Every Sip: Champagne Collet!

I had the absolute pleasure of tasting Champagne Collet recently on a beautiful sunny day last month. Champagne is very special but should be consumed more than just on special occasions. I believe Champagne can be splurge-worthy and is something not to overlook when enjoying a nice day with your friends or a special someone, […]

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 Sweet Experience at Savannah Bee Company

A Sweet Experience at Savannah Bee Company

While visiting Savannah, Georgia I had the pleasure of stopping by Savannah Bee Company. They have quite a few locations in the city, but there is one shop, in particular, I really loved. The SBC location on Broughton Street is colorful with a mead bar, honey tasting bar, and a fun kids area. The store […]

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.

Savannah Taste Experience!

Savannah Taste Experience!

Recently I had the opportunity to visit a city that’s been on the bucket list for a long time now. Savannah is known for its history, food, and beauty and that’s exactly what we experienced! The food was one of the biggest reasons for taking the trip. I had the pleasure of partnering with Savannah […]

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 Rosés To Sip This Spring!

Six Rosés To Sip This Spring!

Rosé season is here! Even if you sip it all year round, there’s nothing like drinking rosé in the warm weather; it almost feels essential! With the rosé market blowing up, it’s hard to pick just one rosé and choices can be tough to decipher in the store. Here’s a great list of six rosés […]

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.

Hip Hip Hooray! It’s National Disaronno Day!

Hip Hip Hooray! It’s National Disaronno Day!

April 19th we celebrate National Disaronno Day! This well-known iconic brand exudes elegance and class. Disaronno has been the world’s favorite Italian liqueur for centuries with its history beginning in one of the most creative periods in Italian history: the Renaissance. Today, Disaronno has attracted the interest of consumers of all age groups, thanks to […]

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.

Livermore Valley Wines!

Livermore Valley Wines!

This may sound silly since I have tasted hundreds of wines in my life, but until recently, I had not had the pleasure of tasting many wines from the Livermore Valley in California! This area is ideal for grape growing with warm sunny days, cool nights, and a breeze from the bay. The warm sunny […]

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.

Fleurs De Prairie Rosé

Fleurs De Prairie Rosé

I recently had the pleasure of tasting a delicious and beautiful rosé here in NYC at an event filled with flower crowns and charcuterie! Fleurs De Prairie is a rosé from Côtes de Provence and the name translates to “Wild Flowers” which is what you will find fields of in Provence. This wine celebrates the […]

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.

Lede Family Wines of California!

Lede Family Wines of California!

Lede Family Wines showcases two wine brands: Cliff Lede Vineyards and FEL Wines. Cliff Lede is based in Napa Valley in the Stags Leap district, where as FEL Wines is located in Anderson Valley. I had the pleasure of having lunch with Remi Cohen, Chief Opperating Officer of Lede Family Wines. We enjoyed a selection […]

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.

Bloomers Frosé Is What You Need For Spring And Summer!

Bloomers Frosé Is What You Need For Spring And Summer!

Do you love Frosé? I most certainly do, and once I got my hands on a bottle of Bloomers Frosé, I now have endless spring and summer frozen possibilities! I recently tried it while home on a chilly NJ day celebrating my mother’s birthday. Shes always my go-to taste tester, and I thought, “who’s a […]

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.

Xeco Sherry Is Perfect For Warm Weather Sipping!

Xeco Sherry Is Perfect For Warm Weather Sipping!

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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.

Garnacha & Grenache: A Grape with Depth and Diversity!

Garnacha & Grenache: A Grape with Depth and Diversity!

Vinexpo was in NYC this year and for those in the wine and beverage trade that enjoy tasting wines from all over the world, meeting producers, and attending master classes, it’s an event not to miss. One of my favorite seminars was on the grape Garnacha, which is also known as Grenache in France. This […]

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.

Tenuta Perano: The Heart of Chianti Classico!

Tenuta Perano: The Heart of Chianti Classico!

I had the pleasure of visiting Chianti Classico in Tuscany last year and it was a wine region experience I will never forget. Between the food, wine, and beautiful sights, there is nothing like it! Fast forward a few months and I was “back in Tuscany” again, except in NYC at Il Gattopardo with Lamberto Frescobaldi, […]

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.