Enjoy The Oscar’s With Wine!

Enjoy The Oscar’s With Wine!

The Oscar’s is this Sunday February 28th, 2016. In celebration for this night of film and awards, here are some great wine pair-able options! Enjoy these wines with some of your favorite movie snacks. You decide who wore it best, and what paired the best… this makes for a fun night in with friends while […]

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.

Sour Jack’s Lemon Martini!

Sour Jack’s Lemon Martini!

The Oscar’s is approaching February 28th… what are your plans? For those who love to “drink and dish” about who wore what best on the red carpet, try approaching this night of fashion, nominations, and winners with a Sour Jack’s Lemon Martini! This fashionable and easy to make cocktail will surprise and impress! Like the Oscars, 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.

Host A Superb Super Bowl!

Host A Superb Super Bowl!

The Super Bowl 50 will be here before you know it! Do you have your snacks, sliders, and drinks planned yet? If you’re hosting the Super Bowl party at your place here are some great recipes from Boar’s Head and Smirnoff Ice to give you some delectable inspiration for game day… I also included some […]

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.

Home Décor Must Haves!

Home Décor Must Haves!

Tis the season for gift giving, buying and decorating your home. No matter what holiday you are celebrating it’s best to get gifts people will love, use often and show off in their home. This gift guide consists of stylish products I have tried and currently use myself in my own home, that are must haves […]

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.

“Pre-pair” For Thanksgiving!

“Pre-pair” For Thanksgiving!

Thanksgiving is approaching quickly and whether you are the host/hostess cooking all day or simply attending a delicious dinner at a friends or families home, choosing wines that will pair with almost everything on the table can be a daunting task. Planning and pairing for multiple palates can be quite stressful, especially with a small […]

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.

Picnic Perfect with Rosa Regale!

Picnic Perfect with Rosa Regale!

Rosa Regale is one of my FAVORITE Brachetto’s. Yes I admitted it, my absolute favorite. Everyone that tries a single sip of this light, effervescent, and fruit forward red instantly falls in love. I have a hard time sharing the bottle for the fact that my friends and family bottle hog it, but i’m nice […]

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.

Edible Entertainment: DIY with Cheese!

Edible Entertainment: DIY with Cheese!

  Cold weather brings friends together for some indoor food and wine filled fun, am I right? Of course I am! Nothing is better then getting cozy, inviting some company over for some delicious warm winter dishes and wine pairings. Most of you read about one of my favorite cheese companies at my DIY Bubbly […]

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.

New Years Eve: DIY Bubbly Bar!

New Years Eve: DIY Bubbly Bar!

The New Year is approaching and as you sluggishly drag yourself to work, after all the Christmas and Hanukkah festivities, its time to start making plans for this New Years Eve! Some of you brave the NYC streets to watch the ball drop, some pour into bars, and others like myself, like to have a nice […]

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.

Christmas Dinner Wines!

Christmas Dinner Wines!

Christmas is right around the corner… have you picked your wines yet? You know family is always much more fun with wine, so grab some of these great bottles! Wonderful Whites: Whites are great to drink while cooking, upon family and friends arrival, and if you have light colored furniture! Here are my top choices […]

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.

Holiday Cocktail Party Décor!

Holiday Cocktail Party Décor!

  This year do something a little different with your holiday beverage spread. Don’t spend all your time behind the bar this year trying to make cocktails for everyones preferences, and enjoy a DIY Van Gogh Cocktail Bar! “Make your spirits brighter and your to-do list lighter with Van Gogh Vodka“- Van Gogh Vodka Not […]

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.

Gardein: Comfort Food with No GMO’s!

Gardein: Comfort Food with No GMO’s!

Entertaining for the holidays? Serving the same appetizers and side dishes every year can get a old, so this year spice up your Thanksgiving with these great tasting spoon appetizers! Gardein Turk’y Cutlets are crisp and tender and bake very well. Simply pop these in the oven, arrange your tasting spoons, set aside some stuffing […]

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.

Fun Fall Sangria

Fun Fall Sangria

Fall is here and NYC is one of the best places to experience this season in. For those of you looking to add some Fall Sangria to your work week, here’s a fantastic sangria using Onli Beverages, Beso del Sol Sangria, and Cranberries, Licorice, etc. I partnered with these two companies on some features, which […]

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.