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.

Father’s Day Gifts!

Father’s Day Gifts!

Father’s Day is coming! On June 19th, 2016 get ready to make the day all about dad. Whether he’s a wine guy, a spirits drinker, beer lover, or a gourmet cook, Somm In The City has you covered for Father’s Day gifts. Wines  Guigal Côtes du Rhône 2014 Blanc: Made from 65% Viognier, 15% Roussanne, 10% Marsanne, […]

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.

Coravin: Color Your Life

Coravin: Color Your Life

I have been a long time fan of Coravin since it came to the market and recently had the most incredible experience at Bouley Test Kitchen with the new Coravin Model 2 Elite systems. Coravin has some new colors which add the perfect pop of color to any kitchen and wine bar! For those 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.

Mother’s Day Gifts!

Mother’s Day Gifts!

Mother’s Day is right around the corner and if you’re still seeking that perfect gift to give to her, you’ve clicked on the right blog! Want to bring mom to a delicious brunch and sip Anna de Codorníu, Spain’s bestselling sparkling wine? This Cava is sensational and is a great pairing for all of your brunch […]

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: GoFit Cold Rolling Therapy

Industry Injuries: GoFit Cold Rolling Therapy

Warmer months can be a busy time for businesses and some of you who use your arm in a repetitive motion may notice some pain lingering from your elbow to your wrist, or up towards your shoulder. This is repetitive motion pain or tendonitis pain for many. I am not a doctor, nor do I claim to be […]

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 & Luxury With Gurkha Cigars!

Love & Luxury With Gurkha Cigars!

I’m a woman who enjoy’s a great cigar! Gurkha Cigars is one of the worlds leading luxury cigar brands and makes the perfect gift for your cigar smoking valentine this February 14th! Today it’s time to think about giving them something they want that represents power, style, luxury, and masculinity. Gurkha Cigars, will wow your valentine! This Valentines […]

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.

Wine Infused Salts!

Wine Infused Salts!

I recently fell in love with some wine infused salts for both cocktails and finishing foods. I have a slight salt obsession so when I came across these I was sold. Using USA harvested sea salts, Rated M does it right by infusing the sea salts with raspberry wine and all natural flavors. The cocktail […]

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.

“Feed” Your Mind With Books!

“Feed” Your Mind With Books!

Feed your mind with these food and booze books. If one of your many goals this year is to read more, but you don’t necessarily know where to start, try some of these top reads I discovered in 2015 and recommend for your 2016! Cocktails & Wine: Tasting Wine and Cheese–  Tasting Wine and Cheese, by […]

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.

Last Minute Stocking Stuffers!

Last Minute Stocking Stuffers!

Stocking stuffers are usually the last on the list to buy, but necessary in any Christmas celebrating household. The beauty of stocking stuffers is you can grab some unique and fun gifts whether it is booze inspired, beauty inspired, food inspired and more. My mother every year fills my stockings with some great things like lip […]

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.

Bella Housewares Kitchen Essentials!

Bella Housewares Kitchen Essentials!

I have come to fall in love with the Bella Housewares collection! Over the past few years I have made this brand a staple in my kitchen and here are some of my top picks for the holiday season. Make the most of your holidays when it comes to hosting parties, as well as gift giving. […]

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 Treats with Try The World!

Holiday Treats with Try The World!

Try The World has a holiday box and it’s one of the most delectable gifts you can give this holiday season! Who doesn’t love sauces, olive oils, truffles and sweets? Give a unique gift to the ones you love for Christmas or the New Year (or gift yourself… no one is judging) and try the […]

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 Gift Baskets!

Holiday Gift Baskets!

It’s holiday season and that means it’s time to send out some gift baskets! Gift baskets are perfect to bring to someones home or office, send to someone you love, friends as well as co-workers and colleagues. You can’t go wrong with a beautiful basket (that you can re-use of course) filled with endless deliciousness […]

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.