What Is One To Do With Two Great Reds!?

What Is One To Do With Two Great Reds!?

Sometimes it’s hard to determine what you really want to drink. Yes, like me I always think about what I am eating, but what happens when you have two great wines and two great cuts of meat? My answer…make em’ both and have yourself a lovely feast with a friend! My predicament was to choose […]

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.

Weeknight Wines: Now That’s My Type of Chard!

Weeknight Wines: Now That’s My Type of Chard!

It’s been a while since this Somm really took my Wine Wednesday seriously. I have been staring at this new 2011 Josh Cellars Chardonnay for about a week now, and became inspired when I found a Cornish Hen on sale at the supermarket. It was a match made in heaven, and I was going to […]

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.

Devious Maids Wine Pairing Party!

Devious Maids Wine Pairing Party!

For those of you who have been as obsessed with Devious Maids as I have, you know, sadly the season is coming to an end. To celebrate it the right way, and do things Somm Style, I paired many of the characters with wine. Thanks to my good friends at Banfi Vintners, who graciously sponsored […]

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.

Sliders, Sides, and Sips for Labor Day!

Sliders, Sides, and Sips for Labor Day!

   Labor Day Weekend is the time for family, friends, and BBQ’s! To spice up our Labor Day this year, I hosted a Sliders, Sides, and Sips party featuring four deliciously sinful sliders, three sides, and four refreshing sips!             Sliders are so much fun not only to make, but to eat as well. Who […]

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.

Honestly Delicious Adult Floats!

Honestly Delicious Adult Floats!

  Nothing brings out your inner child and a trip down memory lane like a Root Beer or Soda Float. Honest Tea makes an Honest Fizz that is sweet and delicious like soda, but with out all those pesky calories getting in the way. Of course, this being a food, wine, and spirits site, I had […]

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.

3 Courses with Banfi Wines!

3 Courses with Banfi Wines!

Thanks to my friends at Banfi I was able to create a lovely 3-course dinner at home. I have been wanting to do this for a long time and waited till the perfect farmers market came around. Seatuck Fish Company comes to Stuyvesant Town every Sunday, so I was able to get some wonderful fish […]

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.

A Different Spin On Wine Wednesday: Cocktail Pairings!

A Different Spin On Wine Wednesday: Cocktail Pairings!

Ok, so it’s Wine Wednesday technically in the social media world, but I decided to do a little something different and make a cocktail pairing with dinner and dessert at home.  Thanks to Manhattan with a Twist and DBC PR and New Media, I was fortunate enough to attend an amazing Knob Creek event that […]

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 Easter Wines

Great Easter Wines

Easter is a special time to be with family, friends, and loved ones and enjoy great food and wine. For brunch we decided to choose a 2009 Domaine Zind Humbrecht Pinot Gris. Pinot Gris tends to express a lot of the characteristics of the terroir and depending on the region and style it is produced, […]

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.