“Good JuJu” with SAVED Wine & Energy Stones!

“Good JuJu” with SAVED Wine & Energy Stones!

While summer comes to an end, and we embrace fall, it’s time to let go of the negativity and add some “good juju” to your days. What’s a good way to add in some happiness, juju, and positive vibes to your daily or weekly routine? Well, for starters I love to make sure I have […]

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.

Greenwich Wine and Food Festival 2017!

Greenwich Wine and Food Festival 2017!

The Greenwich Wine and Food Festival is approaching quickly! Time to get your tickets to this spectacular tasting event and concert. I enjoy going to the Greenwich Wine and Food Festival every year because the food is always amazing, the location is easily accessible by train, and the drinks flow all day long! This great […]

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.

Super Summer Sparkling Peach Tea!

Super Summer Sparkling Peach Tea!

August is National Peach Month! I am always inspired by the wonderful array of fresh fruit we have available during the summer months and especially enjoy peaches. Whether I am freezing them and then blending them to make a delicious fresh sorbet, or simply adding them to my sangria, nothing beats the taste of 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.

Davidoff’s Winston Churchill, The Late Hour

Davidoff’s Winston Churchill, The Late Hour

I had the pleasure of visiting Davidoff Cigars on Madison Avenue a few weeks ago, where I was able to smoke a Winston Churchill, The Late Hour Cigar. It’s a strong, smooth, and bold cigar that’s tobacco leaves have been aged in Scotch single malt whiskey casks for six months. This creates intensity, depth, and […]

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.

Aerosoles: Feel Good Fashionable Summer Must Haves!

Aerosoles: Feel Good Fashionable Summer Must Haves!

Whether you work in the hospitality industry or enjoy being comfortable and stylish, Aerosoles are the perfect fit for every occasion. The brand has been a favorite of mine for some time now, given I work in the restaurant and wine industry. I have and had suffered from Morton’s Neuroma for many years, due 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.

Look Great and Stay Hydrated On Vacation!

Look Great and Stay Hydrated On Vacation!

While on my annual Aruba trip this year I was lucky enough to partner with two great companies that had me looking great and staying hydrated! It’s essential in my line of work to try and stay happy, as healthy as possible, and also look good while doing it, so thanks to Live Infinitely and Hourglass Angel […]

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.

Industry Injuries: The Fuel Stop, NYC

Industry Injuries: The Fuel Stop, NYC

“Tis the season for parties, cooking, and a lot of drinking! This time of year is when you may experience some of those “industry injuries” I mentioned before in a previous article. Cryotherapy is a not-so-new non-invasive treatment where you allow your body to rid itself of inflammation and pain. The Fuel Stop in Columbus […]

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.

NYC Autumn Wine Fest!

NYC Autumn Wine Fest!

  Another wine event is coming to NYC! As if New Yorker’s needed another excuse to drink wine, you now have another! The NYC Autumn Wine Fest is a celebration of wine in Midtown. The event will take place at New York Yankees Steakhouse on Saturday, November 19th. There will be two sessions: Afternoon & Evening (plenty of opportunities […]

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.

Cigar Pairings: Famous Smoke Shop

Cigar Pairings: Famous Smoke Shop

I talk a lot about cigar pairings on the site, and I am always happy when I find other sites and blogs that discuss pairing cigars as well. I recently stumbled upon a great cigar and spirits pairing website: Famous Smoke Shop, where they recommended Diplomatico Rum as a pairing with a Perdomo Champagne Robusto […]

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.

Five Gurkha Cigars To Smoke This Summer!

Five Gurkha Cigars To Smoke This Summer!

Summer is the perfect time to light up and enjoy a good cigar, don’t you think? I first fell in love with cigars due to the aromas, and it wasn’t until I tried my first one with my father when I was over 18 years old. What I enjoy about cigars is that they are 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.

From The Rainforest To Your Kitchen…

*This blog post is sponsored by the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil. Although this post is sponsored, all opinions are my own  Palm Oil comes from the Rainforest, and is very good for you. Palm oil is used in many of the everyday items found on your supermarket shelf, and is extremely popular. It has excellent cooking properties under […]

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.

Industry Injuries: New Year, Healthier You!

Industry Injuries: New Year, Healthier You!

With the new year approaching it’s time to get out those resolution note pads and write down everything you accomplished this year, what you want to achieve in the coming year and some health goals. It’s taken me a while to post this specifically because this site is more focused on wine, beer, spirits, events, and […]

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.

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