DOC Douro, Portugal: Quinta dos Murças!

DOC Douro, Portugal: Quinta dos Murças!

I was recently attending a dinner with Winemaker Jose Luis Moreira da Silva of Quinta dos Murças Wines. The DOC of Douro in Portugal is absolutely gorgeous and it’s a dream of mine to actually visit. Until then, it’s always wonderful when winemakers come to town and allow me to taste their amazing wines with them.  Jose […]

Sara Lehman

About Sara Lehman

NYC's newest Food and Wine Personality! Sara is a Sommelier and Private Chef with a passion for food, beverage, travel, and luxury. "Real Pairings For Real People" bringing you the best in food, booze, travel, and lifestyle!

Bacon and Beer Classic!

Bacon and Beer Classic!

Cannonball Productions’ signature festival, the Bacon and Beer Classic, will return to Citi Field for the fourth year in a row on April 29th and 30th, 2017. Guests can look forward to the ultimate food and drink experience inside the ballpark, with three upgraded ticket types and three sessions to choose from.  This festival is […]

Sara Lehman

About Sara Lehman

NYC's newest Food and Wine Personality! Sara is a Sommelier and Private Chef with a passion for food, beverage, travel, and luxury. "Real Pairings For Real People" bringing you the best in food, booze, travel, and lifestyle!

Bump It Off!

Bump It Off!

Spring cleaning can mean many different things to people. For me, it’s important that during the transition from winter to spring, that I cleanse my kitchen and bring in some new cleaning supplies. As a woman, living in a small NYC apartment with roommates, it’s crucial that we keep things clean. As a Chef and Recipe […]

Sara Lehman

About Sara Lehman

NYC's newest Food and Wine Personality! Sara is a Sommelier and Private Chef with a passion for food, beverage, travel, and luxury. "Real Pairings For Real People" bringing you the best in food, booze, travel, and lifestyle!

Jolly Pirates: Sip & Sail In Aruba!

Jolly Pirates: Sip & Sail In Aruba!

If you’re in Aruba and have a few hours in the afternoon or evening to spare, get yourself and anyone 21+ to go on a Jolly Pirates excursion with you! I travel to Aruba annually and have always wondered what the Jolly Pirates sail was like. I am so happy this year was the year I chose […]

Sara Lehman

About Sara Lehman

NYC's newest Food and Wine Personality! Sara is a Sommelier and Private Chef with a passion for food, beverage, travel, and luxury. "Real Pairings For Real People" bringing you the best in food, booze, travel, and lifestyle!

St. Patty’s Day Cocktails!

St. Patty’s Day Cocktails!

St. Patty’s Day is tomorrow! Who’s having some green beer? What about an Irish Cream cocktail? If so, you’ve come to the right blog post! Thanks to True Citrus and Kerry Gold Irish Cream Liqueur, here are some cocktails to get your St. Patricks Day cocktail-ing on! True Lime Mojito:  Courtesy of True Citrus 10 […]

Sara Lehman

About Sara Lehman

NYC's newest Food and Wine Personality! Sara is a Sommelier and Private Chef with a passion for food, beverage, travel, and luxury. "Real Pairings For Real People" bringing you the best in food, booze, travel, and lifestyle!

Edible Entertaining: Westminster Bakers Co.

Edible Entertaining: Westminster Bakers Co.

If you enjoy oyster crackers as much as I do, then I am sure you will get excited when I tell you about the delicious Westminster Bakers Co. flavored oyster cracker line. Flavors like White Cheddar Romano, Chipotle Ranch, and Parmesan Peppercorn exist on top of there already popular snack cracker collection! I was seeking […]

Sara Lehman

About Sara Lehman

NYC's newest Food and Wine Personality! Sara is a Sommelier and Private Chef with a passion for food, beverage, travel, and luxury. "Real Pairings For Real People" bringing you the best in food, booze, travel, and lifestyle!

St. Patricks Day Pairings with The Irishman Whiskey

St. Patricks Day Pairings with The Irishman Whiskey

St. Patricks Day is tomorrow! March 17th is always a delicious day for me due to my Irish roots and extreme love of corned beef. Normally I would pair my corned beef with some Guinness Beer (no, not green beer… not since college), however this year I decided on pairing my St. Patty’s day feast […]

Sara Lehman

About Sara Lehman

NYC's newest Food and Wine Personality! Sara is a Sommelier and Private Chef with a passion for food, beverage, travel, and luxury. "Real Pairings For Real People" bringing you the best in food, booze, travel, and lifestyle!

Caffe dei Fiori, NYC!

Caffe dei Fiori, NYC!

I recently dined at an Upper East Side gem highlighting cuisine from Bologna, Italy.  Located at 973 Lexington Avenue, between 71st and 70th streets, Caffe Dei Fiori is one of the newest gastronomic additions to the Italian culinary scene and is a great upscale go-to spot! The owner Daliso Gulmini, is native from Bologna, Italy and his culinary expertise […]

Sara Lehman

About Sara Lehman

NYC's newest Food and Wine Personality! Sara is a Sommelier and Private Chef with a passion for food, beverage, travel, and luxury. "Real Pairings For Real People" bringing you the best in food, booze, travel, and lifestyle!

Look Great and Stay Hydrated On Vacation!

Look Great and Stay Hydrated On Vacation!

While on my annual Aruba trip this year I was lucky enough to partner with two great companies that had me looking great and staying hydrated! It’s essential in my line of work to try and stay happy, as healthy as possible, and also look good while doing it, so thanks to Live Infinitely and Hourglass Angel […]

Sara Lehman

About Sara Lehman

NYC's newest Food and Wine Personality! Sara is a Sommelier and Private Chef with a passion for food, beverage, travel, and luxury. "Real Pairings For Real People" bringing you the best in food, booze, travel, and lifestyle!

Mardi Gras Cocktails with Crown Royal!

Mardi Gras Cocktails with Crown Royal!

Mardi Gras celebrations will be happening tomorrow in New Orleans on Fat Tuesday! If you’re not down south celebrating, but still want to partake in some fun festivities of your own, we’ve got just the thing for you. Thanks to Crown Royal Whisky and Mixologist Ricky Gomez, here are some fun, and festive Mardi Gras […]

Sara Lehman

About Sara Lehman

NYC's newest Food and Wine Personality! Sara is a Sommelier and Private Chef with a passion for food, beverage, travel, and luxury. "Real Pairings For Real People" bringing you the best in food, booze, travel, and lifestyle!

Tierra Del Sol: Luxurious Villas, Golf Resort, & Spa

Tierra Del Sol: Luxurious Villas, Golf Resort, & Spa

As many of you are aware (via social media), I was just in Aruba! This island in the Caribbean is one of my favorites to visit because the people are wonderful, the seafood is fresh, and it’s truly “one happy island”. I had the pleasure this year of visiting a luxurious villa resort, spa, and golf […]

Sara Lehman

About Sara Lehman

NYC's newest Food and Wine Personality! Sara is a Sommelier and Private Chef with a passion for food, beverage, travel, and luxury. "Real Pairings For Real People" bringing you the best in food, booze, travel, and lifestyle!

BRIO Tuscan Grille

BRIO Tuscan Grille

BRIO Tuscan Grille is an Italian restaurant chain you will want to visit! While visiting my mom in our hometown of Freehold, NJ, I was pleasantly surprised to find a BRIO in the area. Located at The Freehold Mall, this Italian restaurant is a gem with house made pastas, creative cocktails, and delicious seafood as well […]

Sara Lehman

About Sara Lehman

NYC's newest Food and Wine Personality! Sara is a Sommelier and Private Chef with a passion for food, beverage, travel, and luxury. "Real Pairings For Real People" bringing you the best in food, booze, travel, and lifestyle!