Father’s Day Gift Guide

Father’s Day Gift Guide

Father’s Day is approaching this month! On the 21st of June give dad a great gift he can enjoy throughout the entire year. Here are some top wine, spirit, and food related picks for Fathers Day! Personalize his wine…This Father’s Day, Josh Cellars get personal with dads across the country by giving wine lovers the opportunity […]

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!

Mom is your best gal pal, your therapist, best friend, and protector. Sometimes she also can be an ATM, a taxi cab driver, and a chef; all at the same time. One day a year we dedicate a day to mom, because the other 364 days per year she does so much for us. Mother’s […]

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.

“Dig In” To These Delectable Books!

“Dig In” To These Delectable Books!

The weather gets warmer and going outside doesn’t feel like such a chore anymore. Time outside soaking up some vitamin D and enjoying a good book is just what you need on your day off. Even 30 minutes a day of reading and relaxing outside is shown to help reduce stress and make you more […]

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.

Sip On These Cans!

Sip On These Cans!

Friends Fun Wine is just what you need this season. This wine in a can is not only perfect for a BBQ or picnic, but its low calorie and low in alcohol. This spring and summer, sip on these fun and friendly flavored cans of wine. New York City in springtime is gorgeous. The parks […]

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.

Start Your Spring Baking!

Start Your Spring Baking!

Spring is here and its time to start baking, un-clearing winter clutter, and make room for the good stuff! With Easter this weekend and many holidays coming up, you’ll probably be in need of some good bakeware and fun flavors. Chocolate walnut cupcakes and gourmet sugar make their debut on Somminthecity.com. What is gourmet sugar? Meso […]

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.

Gourmet Easter Baskets!

Gourmet Easter Baskets!

Easter Baskets have gone gourmet! Gourmetgiftbaskets.com offers gift baskets for all occasions, ages, and genders filled with delicious brands you may or may not have known about, but will fall in love with. I received the Easter Champagne Basket which was right up my alley! This bubbly and chocolate filled basket came with Moravian Cookies which […]

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.

Valentines Day Gifts

Valentines Day Gifts

Valentines Day is approaching and its time to get your sweetie the perfect gift to say I love you. Whether you buy for your mother, father, girlfriend, or boyfriend, its important to get them something that shows you put some thought into them when picking the gift. Here are some of my top picks 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.

Packing for a Booze & Food Filled Trip!

Packing for a Booze & Food Filled Trip!

Packing for a booze and food filled trip can be tricky, especially when traveling to the Caribbean. What to wear, what to bring, and how much to pack is essential to making your trip enjoyable. As I write this from Aruba, where I work annually, I have come to learn that there are certain things […]

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.

Beer Right Now!

Beer Right Now!

Want beer right now? Well, you can have it right now, along with wine, sake, and cider! Serving New York City, Philadelphia, Boston, Los Angeles, San Diego, DC, Houston, Austin, Dallas, and Hoboken, you can simply go online and order Beer and other beverages at BeerRightNow.com. I recently ordered from BRN, the original beer 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.

Dune Jewelry: Memories Make a Great Gift!

Remember that vacation you two took that one time? The warm beaches, the colorful vibrant sand, and the memories you two made together? How about a family vacation or a beach you visit every year, want to keep that memory visible? Whether its your favorite beach, a beach you always wanted to visit, or just […]

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 Wine Pairing Gifts Under $100

Great Wine Pairing Gifts Under $100

Still seeking the perfect gift for the holidays? Let The Original Wine of The Month Club help your holiday by allowing you to give some of these fantastic gifts for under $100.00!  Here are some great wine gift baskets all under $100.00… there is some unbeatable value here! Here Come the Holidays—Filled with tons of fun […]

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.

Luxe Spirits At Every Price!

Luxe Spirits At Every Price!

Spirits are a great gift for Birthdays, Holidays, and Celebrations. For the “hostess with the most-ess”, Dad, and or someone who you think has everything, spirits are always a great way to say “I love you” and or “lets celebrate” the right way. “Tequila may make your clothes come off”- Joe Nichols Song, but Whisky […]

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.