“Stack Up” for Halloween with Stack Wines!

“Stack Up” for Halloween with Stack Wines!

Trick or Treat, Trick or Treat… give me something good to eat; or drink! Yes, this Halloween give the adults who still go out and “trick or treat” something special and pair-able with candy! Stack wines, shatterproof single wine servings are perfect for those who are of age to drink, and yet still out there […]

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.

Tailgate With Bulleit Rye!

Tailgate With Bulleit Rye!

Tailgating is one of the best parts of Football Season. I know myself, thats half the reason i’m at the game personally. Thanks to Bulleit, who was the official sponsor of SommInTheCity’s Gaints Tailgating Party where we sipped on New York Sour’s and took in some sun while awaiting the gates to open at Giants Stadium. […]

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.

Riunite & Chili Recipe Contest!

Riunite & Chili Recipe Contest!

Its Football season and for those of you who love your Saturday’s and Sunday’s in front of the couch, or tailgating outside until the stadium doors open, then you will want to keep reading on. Riunite is giving you the chance to enter your best Chili recipe for a chance to win Super Bowl 2015 […]

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.

Don Simon Sangria for Summer!

Don Simon Sangria for Summer!

Sangria and summer were made for each other. This sweet sip is great to make for parties, keep in your fridge for friendly visits, and is usually simple to make. If you don’t feel like making it however, there is an easier and just as delicious option: Don Simon Sangria. I partnered with Don Simon […]

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.

An Americana Seasonal Wine Dinner!

An Americana Seasonal Wine Dinner!

The Sauce, an event company for foodies recently held an event with Kitchen Surfing. The Sauce plans events for people who love food, wine, and spirits and who also love to add a little pairing too it. Kitchen Surfing brings trained chefs to your home or event space to cook, serve, and clean as well […]

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.

PINK Limoncello… Say What!?

PINK Limoncello… Say What!?

Yup you read it right! Limoncello, a delightful lemon yellow after dinner drink has a pink option! This Pink Limoncello has bright aromas of citrus and sweet strawberry. Perfect on the rocks or as a cocktail mix in, this one is great for April Fools Day! Why? Because it still has those limoncello properties we […]

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.

Rave Review™ Recipes For Your Irish Feast!

Rave Review™ Recipes For Your Irish Feast!

As you can see from many articles on this site, we LOVE Rave Review Culinary Spirits! These spirits cook well, taste great, and add that little bit of “booze” that’s needed in many recipes. Since St. Patrick’s Day is right around the corner, there’s plenty of time to pick up some cooking spirits and wow […]

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.

Love Songs & Love Potions!

What is a love potion? (Mainly in fiction) A love potion is a potion designed to create feelings of love. What is a love song? A love song is a song about being, falling, or staying in love with another person. Of course there are other love songs describing previous loves, lovers, etc, but 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.

Belvedere for your Grammy’s Viewing Party!

Belvedere for your Grammy’s Viewing Party!

 Sunday the 26th is the Grammy’s! It’s a star-studded night of performances, awards, and a lot of libations. How will you be home watching this annual event? Be sure to include Belvedere in your night of festivities! Whether its sitting home, curling up on the couch watching the Grammy’s, or hanging with friends, there 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.

Naked Winery Wines To Seduce Your Sweetie!

Naked Winery Wines To Seduce Your Sweetie!

Climax, Tease, Dominatrix, Cougar, all these words intrigue considering its a wine site don’t they? It’s time to make this cold Valentines Day Hot! Hot! Hot! The holiday of love is right around the corner and its time to figure out what to get that significant other of yours. Romantic dinners and wine are certainly […]

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.

Badass Bellini’s & Bantams For Your Brunch!

Badass Bellini’s & Bantams For Your Brunch!

Planning a weekend brunch with the girls? In this cold winter weather its fun to stay in sometimes, cook up a great brunch, order in, and have some Badass Bellini’s! What makes Bellini’s badass? Well, it’s using nice sparkling wine, and the not so norm peach or pear juice to make this fun cocktail. As […]

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 You’ll Be “Thankful” For This Holiday Season!

Wines You’ll Be “Thankful” For This Holiday Season!

Whether your entertaining at home, or a house guest somewhere else, a nice wine for the holidays is a must have at any table. If you have a “hostess with the most-est” that you need to gift, what do you bring over? Nothing beats a nice wine and says, “Thank you for sharing this holiday […]

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.