Perfect Pairings for Mother’s Day!

Perfect Pairings for Mother’s Day!

Mother’s Day is just a few days away! If you’re still seeking something special to do or give your mom, look no further. Tom Gore Vineyards and Farm Girl Flowers partnered together to create the ultimate wine and flower pairing for Mother’s Day. Let mom enjoy the day with a bottle of beautiful spring wine: Tom Gore Vineyards Sauvignon […]

Sara Lehman

About Sara Lehman

NYC's newest Food and Wine Personality! Sara is a Sommelier and Private Chef with a passion for food, beverage, travel, and luxury. "Real Pairings For Real People" bringing you the best in food, booze, travel, and lifestyle!

Caffe dei Fiori, NYC!

Caffe dei Fiori, NYC!

I recently dined at an Upper East Side gem highlighting cuisine from Bologna, Italy.  Located at 973 Lexington Avenue, between 71st and 70th streets, Caffe Dei Fiori is one of the newest gastronomic additions to the Italian culinary scene and is a great upscale go-to spot! The owner Daliso Gulmini, is native from Bologna, Italy and his culinary expertise […]

Sara Lehman

About Sara Lehman

NYC's newest Food and Wine Personality! Sara is a Sommelier and Private Chef with a passion for food, beverage, travel, and luxury. "Real Pairings For Real People" bringing you the best in food, booze, travel, and lifestyle!

BRIO Tuscan Grille

BRIO Tuscan Grille

BRIO Tuscan Grille is an Italian restaurant chain you will want to visit! While visiting my mom in our hometown of Freehold, NJ, I was pleasantly surprised to find a BRIO in the area. Located at The Freehold Mall, this Italian restaurant is a gem with house made pastas, creative cocktails, and delicious seafood as well […]

Sara Lehman

About Sara Lehman

NYC's newest Food and Wine Personality! Sara is a Sommelier and Private Chef with a passion for food, beverage, travel, and luxury. "Real Pairings For Real People" bringing you the best in food, booze, travel, and lifestyle!

The Lodge at Woodloch: Top Notch Tastings!

The Lodge at Woodloch: Top Notch Tastings!

The Lodge at Woodloch takes seasonal cooking and sipping to a whole new level. On top of all the amazing activities such as Terrarium building and Mosaic classes (which my mother and sister loved for $10.00/pp), you can partake in healthy cooking demonstrations and wine classes where you will learn a lot, while eating and drinking […]

Sara Lehman

About Sara Lehman

NYC's newest Food and Wine Personality! Sara is a Sommelier and Private Chef with a passion for food, beverage, travel, and luxury. "Real Pairings For Real People" bringing you the best in food, booze, travel, and lifestyle!

The Lincoln Inn & Restaurant

The Lincoln Inn & Restaurant

My recent visit to Woodstock, Vermont was a transcending experience, thanks to the hospitality at The Lincoln Inn & Restaurant. Owned and operated by Mara Mehlman, who has a knack for hospitality and brings years of experience to this historic inn. The inn has six rooms, all with different decor and themes. The detailed and “little luxurious” […]

Sara Lehman

About Sara Lehman

NYC's newest Food and Wine Personality! Sara is a Sommelier and Private Chef with a passion for food, beverage, travel, and luxury. "Real Pairings For Real People" bringing you the best in food, booze, travel, and lifestyle!

Thanksgiving Wine Guide

Thanksgiving Wine Guide

Thanksgiving is right around the corner and it’s time to start thinking about the menu and wine pairings! With so many wines in the market, picking just a few can be very stressful whether you are having guests over, or attending someone’s feast. Have no fear, because Somm In The City is here with your […]

Sara Lehman

About Sara Lehman

NYC's newest Food and Wine Personality! Sara is a Sommelier and Private Chef with a passion for food, beverage, travel, and luxury. "Real Pairings For Real People" bringing you the best in food, booze, travel, and lifestyle!

Edible Entertaining: President Cheese

Edible Entertaining: President Cheese

The holiday season is full of entertaining. From parties to potlucks, social gatherings, and work parties, the entertainment is endless and many times i’m sure you’re seeking an edible treat to bring or buy, as well as a wine to pair with it. I happen to really enjoy President Cheese and use their Sheep Milk […]

Sara Lehman

About Sara Lehman

NYC's newest Food and Wine Personality! Sara is a Sommelier and Private Chef with a passion for food, beverage, travel, and luxury. "Real Pairings For Real People" bringing you the best in food, booze, travel, and lifestyle!

Michael David Winery

Michael David Winery

Michael and David Phillips are brother’s who’s parents grew grapes in Lodi, California. During my recent trip to Lodi with Snooth, I was able to taste some fantastic wines from this winery. Michael and David are the 5th generation of grape-growers in the Phillips family, with the 6th generation now joining the family business. Today Michael David […]

Sara Lehman

About Sara Lehman

NYC's newest Food and Wine Personality! Sara is a Sommelier and Private Chef with a passion for food, beverage, travel, and luxury. "Real Pairings For Real People" bringing you the best in food, booze, travel, and lifestyle!

Halloween Wines & Snack Pairings!

Halloween Wines & Snack Pairings!

Halloween is right around the corner, can you believe it? Not only did September fly by, but now October is too! If you’re seeking some wines that will spook your friends, add some sparkle to your party, or pair well with snacks and scary movies; look no further! Sparklers Freixenet Cordon Negro Brut Cava ($12-15): […]

Sara Lehman

About Sara Lehman

NYC's newest Food and Wine Personality! Sara is a Sommelier and Private Chef with a passion for food, beverage, travel, and luxury. "Real Pairings For Real People" bringing you the best in food, booze, travel, and lifestyle!

Brunch Much? Adoro Lei, NYC

Brunch Much? Adoro Lei, NYC

Adoro Lei is introducing their brunch offerings on September 17th and continuing the next four Saturdays (and hopefully beyond). This hot spot in the Hudson Square has delicious punch bowls, zeppoli pizza’s, sexy sangria’s, a build your own omelette station, and photo studio! This shift is a whole new menu creation for Adoro Lei, expertly designed by […]

Sara Lehman

About Sara Lehman

NYC's newest Food and Wine Personality! Sara is a Sommelier and Private Chef with a passion for food, beverage, travel, and luxury. "Real Pairings For Real People" bringing you the best in food, booze, travel, and lifestyle!

Crown Maple Syrup!

Crown Maple Syrup!

Crown Maple at Madava Farms is a great place to visit while visiting the Hudson Valley for a weekend. Here you can enjoy an artisan lunch, maple tour, and or have your own special event. The facility is gorgeous with a hand painted mural wall, large maple syrup vats, a R&D kitchen, as well as […]

Sara Lehman

About Sara Lehman

NYC's newest Food and Wine Personality! Sara is a Sommelier and Private Chef with a passion for food, beverage, travel, and luxury. "Real Pairings For Real People" bringing you the best in food, booze, travel, and lifestyle!

Riesling & Asian Food Pairings!

Riesling & Asian Food Pairings!

Riesling is one of the most under appreciated and yet loved grape varietals. People who know it, love it, and other’s assume it’s all sweet. While some rieslings can be sweet, there are plenty out there that are half-dry and dry as well. This grape is one of the most diverse of all the noble grapes […]

Sara Lehman

About Sara Lehman

NYC's newest Food and Wine Personality! Sara is a Sommelier and Private Chef with a passion for food, beverage, travel, and luxury. "Real Pairings For Real People" bringing you the best in food, booze, travel, and lifestyle!

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