Minds Matter Macallan Tasting Event!

Minds Matter Macallan Tasting Event!

Recently, Minds Matter and The Macallan held a tasting event at Evelyn Drinkery on the Lower East Side. Minds Matter is an inspiring organization that helps high school students from low-income families, but who excel in their studies gain confidence and support for college. With a large number of academic volunteers, these students have the confidence, […]

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.

National Cabernet Day!

National Cabernet Day!

As always, visiting my Dad means a great meal and great wine! Celebrating National Cabernet Day was a Foodie Holiday we could not turn down. To make sure this day was done right, dad planned a dinner of Cowboy Rib Veal Chops and Lavender Roasted Zucchini paired with a 2003 Volker Eisele Napa Valley Cabernet […]

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.

“Yum In The Sun” Giveaway by POM Wonderful!

“Yum In The Sun” Giveaway by POM Wonderful!

POM Wonderful, the pomegranate juice many of you know and love in cocktails, lemonade, and other drinks, has recently launched a line of POM Wonderful Juice Blends. Made with 100% real juice and striking flavors of Mango, Coconut, and Hula, you can, and will enjoy the rest of your summer the right way! POM 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.

NATIONAL RUM DAY!

NATIONAL RUM DAY!

TODAY is National Rum Day! This day could not have come on a more perfect day of the week because now we can all really celebrate with cocktails, sipping rums, rum cakes, etc.             Thanks to the Collective PR and the Angostura team, I was able to participate in a rum tasting with the Global […]

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.

National Filet Mignon Day!

National Filet Mignon Day!

Morton’s Steakhouse celebrated National Filet Mignon day August 13, 2013. All day, they were having a bar special of $1.00 Filet Mignon Sandwiches!  I, of course had to go, and they were delicious! Perfectly cooked 2OZ Filet sandwiches on fresh sesame seeded rolls, and dressed with mayo; yum! Their wines by the glass are all […]

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.

Theres More to Morton’s Steakhouse!

Theres More to Morton’s Steakhouse!

            Morton’s Steakhouse has some great upcoming events! We all know and love them as a steakhouse, but they are now keeping up with the fun trends and national foodie holidays, and certainly doing it the right way!            Morton’s and Grey Goose Vodka are hosting a […]

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.

National Grilled Cheese Day & Sparkling Rose!

National Grilled Cheese Day & Sparkling Rose!

National Grilled Cheese day is certainly a comforting and delicious day to celebrate! I decided to partake in the festivities of the national day and turn it into a fun food and wine pairing. I was exploring my new home of New York City and I stumbled upon a great wine shop so, of course […]

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.

Basil, why you should consume more of it, and why it makes your food and drinks that much sexier!

I love basil! It is a delicious herb that is not only good for you, it can also be good for getting you in the “mood” if you know what I’m getting at 😉 Not many people may know this, but basil is considered an aphrodisiac! The sultry smell of this interesting herb may cause […]

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