Sinful Seafood Pasta

Sinful Seafood Pasta

Sinful Seafood Pasta   White Wine Sauce Half Stick Unsalted Butter 3 TBSP Extra Virgin Olive Oil 3 Cloves of Garlic Minced ½ White Onion Minced ½ Tsp Red Pepper Flakes 2C Dry White Wine Pasta 1 Bag Mixed Mussels & Clams (2LBS total) Half Box Dream Fields Linguini   Rinse, clean, and check 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.

Wine, Music, and Art at Goldbar!

Wine, Music, and Art at Goldbar!

Golden Skulls, Crystal Chandeliers, and Gold, Gold, Gold! Gold Bar in Little Italy is a one of a kind cocktail bar that is dark, sultry, and ever so unique with its craft cocktail menu, interesting eats menu featuring Rock Tempura Shrimp, Short Rib Grilled Cheese, Tuna Tartar Tacos, and Lobster & Corn Fritters!     […]

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.

Sinful Seafood Pasta Pairing!

Sinful Seafood Pasta Pairing!

Man oh man is Cava a great style of wine. Then again… if its sparkling wine, I love it! This heat in NYC has been almost unbearable so I chose to beat the heat indoors with some nice chilled Cava. This sparkling wine is so versatile and is very food friendly. I once paired Cava […]

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.

Punched by Flavor! At Punch Bar & Grill!

Punched by Flavor! At Punch Bar & Grill!

Incredible does not begin to describe my experience at Punch Bar & Grill.  I expected great food from Chef Matthew Shoemaker, Executive Chef of Punch Restaurant, but what I received blew me away. Punch Bar & Grill is located on Broadway and 21st street right in the heart of great stores, café’s, and near always […]

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.

3 Courses with Banfi Wines!

3 Courses with Banfi Wines!

Thanks to my friends at Banfi I was able to create a lovely 3-course dinner at home. I have been wanting to do this for a long time and waited till the perfect farmers market came around. Seatuck Fish Company comes to Stuyvesant Town every Sunday, so I was able to get some wonderful fish […]

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 Different Spin On Wine Wednesday: Cocktail Pairings!

A Different Spin On Wine Wednesday: Cocktail Pairings!

Ok, so it’s Wine Wednesday technically in the social media world, but I decided to do a little something different and make a cocktail pairing with dinner and dessert at home.  Thanks to Manhattan with a Twist and DBC PR and New Media, I was fortunate enough to attend an amazing Knob Creek event that […]

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.

Wines Of Alsace Taste & Tweet!

Wines Of Alsace Taste & Tweet!

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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.

Hawkers…Not Your Traditional Thai Spot!

Hawkers…Not Your Traditional Thai Spot!

Hawkers, on 14th Street between 2nd and 3rd Avenue is quite the hot spot for Thai and Malaysian food lovers alike. During the day this restaurant is peacefully quiet with a great lunch special. For $6.95 you get to pick a choice of one of their entrees and a soup or salad. Their wonton soup […]

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.

Art & Wine: A Night With Marilisa Allegrini At The Guggenheim Museum

Art & Wine: A Night With Marilisa Allegrini At The Guggenheim Museum

The Guggenheim Museum in NYC has just opened a James Turrell exhibit. Taking them a full year to build this fascinating and beautiful structure of light art; wine lovers who were interested in the beauty of Turrell’s art and who know and love Allegrini wines gathered on June 24th for an evening of food, wine, […]

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.

East Village Exploration: Cafe Mocha

East Village Exploration: Cafe Mocha

    Located in the East Village lies a little espresso and wine bar. Café Mocha is a nice place for brunch and lunch with a wide range of menu items and great happy hour deals. They also offer dinner with nice priced bottles of wine, which makes for a great atmosphere during these summer […]

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.

Lets Party at BluVino Wine & Music Festival!!

Wine lovers lets get together for one spectacular evening! ShorBlu events is hosting their fourth annual BluVino Wine and Music Festival! Guests can gather on June 29th, 2013 from 3-9PM at the Broad Street Ballroom in New York City. This is not a wine tasting like many you see around NYC. Oh no, 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.

Somm’s Site: Undergoing a Little Web Facelift!

I am sure you have noticed, our sites been a little too broad and all over the place the past few weeks. I am going to take until Sunday to redo a little bit of my site, but have no fear Somm In The City will be up and running, new, and so much better […]

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.