Visit Galicia, Spain!

Visit Galicia, Spain!

I had the opportunity to travel to Galicia, Spain this October! I have been to Spain once before, but never to the Northwest region of Galicia. I love Spanish wines and find that every time I visit Spain, I feel at home. Galicia is comprised of the provinces of A Coruña, Lugo, Ourense, and Pontevedra, and is bordered by Portugal to the south. […]

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 Greek In The West Village, At Nisi Estiatorio!

Great Greek In The West Village, At Nisi Estiatorio!

I recently went to Nisi Estiatorio in the West Village. This spot serves some incredible Greek cuisine that’s modern and authentic. They use the best ingredients here and source only the best seafood, which you can absolutely taste in every bite! I went in with every intention to order a great glass of Greek 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.

Bar Gonzo, NYC

Bar Gonzo, NYC

Located in Hell’s Kitchen on Ninth Avenue in NYC is Bar Gonzo. The interiors are inspired by the 70’s nightlife, and the walls are bright with bold colors like pink, green, blue, and gold. It’s quite a whirlwind when you enter because it’s colorful and lively with retro vibes and modern sophistication! I started off […]

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.

Sip On This: Great Spirited Gifts!

Sip On This: Great Spirited Gifts!

Winter is here! If you are like me, you’re probably still finishing up your holiday shopping and are looking for those last minute items. Spirits are a great gift to give this time of year because not only does the right bottle look great on a home bar, but you can find many unique spirits […]

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 Wine Guide!

Sparkling Wine Guide!

The Holiday’s are here! With only 5 days until Christmas and 11 until New Year’s Eve, it’s time to stock up on those sparkling wines! Whether you have some last minute holiday parties, are stocking up for your own party, or thinking of what to bring the host/hostess, there’s a great bubbly in this guide […]

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.

PN Wood Fired Pizza

PN Wood Fired Pizza

“We choose to do things differently. We don’t break the rules, we make them.”- PN Wood Fired Pizza Can you tell I have been into pizza lately? Nothing beats a great pizza, and when you find a delicious spot like PN Wood Fired Pizza, who uses only the best organic flours from Italy, you go […]

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.

Margherita NYC!

Margherita NYC!

I recently checked out another outstanding Italian Pizzeria and Restaurant in NYC called Margherita, on Grand Street! “With passion, we make our pizzas in the Neopolitan tradition, only using natural ingredients imported from Italy. Our dough rising process is no less than 20 hours, allowing us to eliminate most of the gluten, making the crust light […]

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 Style: EyeBuy Direct Prescription Glasses

Somm Style: EyeBuy Direct Prescription Glasses

As we make our way into the new year, I decided it was time to ultimately prepare by making a few stylish changes to my everyday look. Working as a Sommelier and Lifestyle Director in the NYC Luxury High Rise sector, I am constantly talking to people, networking, and teaching (wine and food, of course). 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.

Ultimate Food, Wine and Cocktail Lover’s Gift Guide!

Ultimate Food, Wine and Cocktail Lover’s Gift Guide!

The holidays are here and it’s time to start thinking about gifts you want to give to the ones you love! Whether they are total foodies, home chefs, wine lovers, food and wine connoisseurs, or spirits lovers, there is a great gift on this list for every single one of them. For the Wine Lover […]

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.

Celebrate The Holidays with Krusteaz!

Celebrate The Holidays with Krusteaz!

The holidays are here, and it’s time to start prepping for potlucks, parties, and gift giving galore! The other side of this time of year is all about cozy sweaters, friends and family, and of course, cookies. Krusteaz makes a line of premium baking mixes as well as an entire line of cookie mixes that are perfect for […]

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.

Italian Seafood & Vegetarian Cuisine: Osteria 57

Italian Seafood & Vegetarian Cuisine: Osteria 57

I recently went to Osteria 57, an Italian restaurant specializing in outstanding vegetarian cuisine! For those of you that read my posts and know me, you know that I am not a vegetarian. Lately, however, I have been trying to have less meat and more fish and vegetables while dining out. I was so happy […]

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.

How Technology is Slowly Changing the Restaurant Experience

How Technology is Slowly Changing the Restaurant Experience

The advancements in technology have changed how we interact with different pastimes. The same significant developments have been advancing the dining experience in restaurants. A quick examination of our habits would suggest that we now engage with technology before we step out our homes for certain dining experiences. According to Statistic Brain, 57 percent of […]

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.

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