New Year, New You: Healthier Options!

New Year, New You: Healthier Options!

I may eat and drink for a living, but that doesn’t mean I don’t try to infuse some healthy alternatives into my daily routine, especially during the holiday season. This year I have been introduced to some great healthy lifestyle additions including food, essential oils, and even an energy supplement that I am excited to share with […]

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!

Holiday Season Spirits!

Holiday Season Spirits!

This time of year is great for gifting spirits to those who enjoy sipping something a little “harder” than wine. Many times when you’re buying for a boss, family member (who’s over 21), co-worker, and friends, it’s nice to give the gift of a great spirit during the holidays that way not only does it […]

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!

Mochidoki’s Fun Flavors!

Mochidoki’s Fun Flavors!

Mochidoki is my new addiction! Anytime I go out for sushi, the evening always ends with a plate of red bean or green tea mochi, so when I discovered Mochidoki, I knew I had to try it! These adorable mochi’s come in a variety of collections and flavors that will wow you. I am in […]

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!

Top Red Wines For The Holidays!

Top Red Wines For The Holidays!

The Holidays keep coming, and this time of year can get busy. Between all of the potlucks, parties, office gatherings, and gift giving, picking a good selection of wines for everyone on your list can get a bit overwhelming. When it comes to reds, I find that many aren’t sure what to buy as a gift, gesture, […]

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!

Wine Inspired Must Haves!

Wine Inspired Must Haves!

The holiday’s are a prime time for entertaining, and if you’re in need of some gift ideas that will entertain… you’re in luck! Whether you’re hosting the party and need some great glassware, wine accessories, charcuterie boards, and more, or seeking that perfect gift, you’ve come to the right site. Below are some great entertain-able must haves […]

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!

Great Getaways: Woodstock & Stowe, Vermont!

Great Getaways: Woodstock & Stowe, Vermont!

I recently took a mini much needed weekday trip to Woodstock, Vermont. I had never been before, but this time of year is great for taking a few days away when you can. Living in Manhattan can be exciting, but I find taking a few days away every month or two is needed in order […]

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!

The Lincoln Inn & Restaurant

The Lincoln Inn & Restaurant

My recent visit to Woodstock, Vermont was a transcending experience, thanks to the hospitality at The Lincoln Inn & Restaurant. Owned and operated by Mara Mehlman, who has a knack for hospitality and brings years of experience to this historic inn. The inn has six rooms, all with different decor and themes. The detailed and “little luxurious” […]

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!

Miss Jones Baking Co.: Brownie Hibiscus Bites!

Miss Jones Baking Co.: Brownie Hibiscus Bites!

Miss Jones Baking Co. is a certified organic, non-GMO, plant-based company with baking mixes and frostings containing no artificial colors or flavors. Sarah Jones has always been a passionate baker and wanted to fit her hobby into her busy schedule. She tried mixes on the market, as well as frostings, and nothing was as good as […]

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!

Gourmet Gifts!

Gourmet Gifts!

It’s gift guide season! This time of year is the time to think about others and all the gourmet gifting possibilities. I have spent countless hours tasting, testing, cooking with, garnishing with, and using these wonderful gourmet gifts you see below. The best way to share these delectable gifts is to stuff them into a […]

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!

Cigar and French Whisky Pairings!

Cigar and French Whisky Pairings!

Have you ever thought to pair cigars and whisky? Recently Somm In The City hosted an event with Brenne Whisky and Davidoff Downtown at Brookfield Place for an exclusive ladies only cigar sip and smoke night! The goal of the event was to encourage women to embrace smoking cigars and understand that they pair beautifully with […]

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!

Thanksgiving Wine Guide

Thanksgiving Wine Guide

Thanksgiving is right around the corner and it’s time to start thinking about the menu and wine pairings! With so many wines in the market, picking just a few can be very stressful whether you are having guests over, or attending someone’s feast. Have no fear, because Somm In The City is here with your […]

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!

Napa Wines with Harvest Foods!

Napa Wines with Harvest Foods!

This time of year calls for comfort food and big red wines. Sometimes when I come home from a day of wine work, I crave a big Napa Valley wine. Why? Well, I generally know what to expect from Napa Valley and enjoy drinking the reds, as well as some whites in this cold fall […]

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!