St. Patricks Day Pairings with The Irishman Whiskey

St. Patricks Day Pairings with The Irishman Whiskey

St. Patricks Day is tomorrow! March 17th is always a delicious day for me due to my Irish roots and extreme love of corned beef. Normally I would pair my corned beef with some Guinness Beer (no, not green beer… not since college), however this year I decided on pairing my St. Patty’s day feast […]

Sara Lehman

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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!

Holiday Season Spirits!

Holiday Season Spirits!

This time of year is great for gifting spirits to those who enjoy sipping something a little “harder” than wine. Many times when you’re buying for a boss, family member (who’s over 21), co-worker, and friends, it’s nice to give the gift of a great spirit during the holidays that way not only does it […]

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!

Cigar and French Whisky Pairings!

Cigar and French Whisky Pairings!

Have you ever thought to pair cigars and whisky? Recently Somm In The City hosted an event with Brenne Whisky and Davidoff Downtown at Brookfield Place for an exclusive ladies only cigar sip and smoke night! The goal of the event was to encourage women to embrace smoking cigars and understand that they pair beautifully with […]

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!

Walsh Whiskey & Wemyss Malts

Walsh Whiskey & Wemyss Malts

At a beautiful bar on Irving Place, I met two wonderful whisk(e)y makers from Ireland and Scotland. Have you ever looked at a bottle, and wondered why sometimes you see the word “whisky” as well as “whiskey”? Well, the Irish spell this spirit as whiskey and the Scots take away the ‘e’ and spell it […]

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!

Captain Morgan Jack-O’ Blast!

Captain Morgan Jack-O’ Blast!

Love pumpkin? Feed your obsession with Captain Morgan’s new Jack-O’ Blast pumpkin spiced rum! Jack-O’Blast is the first pumpkin spiced rum to ever hit shelves and is a blend of Caribbean rum, fresh pumpkin, cinnamon, and other autumnal spices. This rum is slightly sweet, delicious on it’s own, and perfect when blended with David’s Halloween Tea. […]

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!

Camus Cognac

Camus Cognac

Camus Cognac is produced from five generations of wine growers in Cognac, France who have successfully kept the tradition of this beautiful spirit alive while also preserving the brands original values. Handing down traditional Cognac production methods, along with undeniable passion from father to son, is just one of the many reasons this cognac is […]

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!

Hillrock Estate Distillery

Hillrock Estate Distillery

Hillrock Estate Distillery is led by Jeff Baker and renowned master distiller Dave Pickerell where the mission of this famed distillery is to produce the finest hand-crafted spirits made with the farms own grain. The grain is floor malted and craft distilled in a copper pot still, and then aged in fine oak and hand bottled […]

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!

Hudson Valley Distillers

Hudson Valley Distillers

Day two in the Hudson Valley, and I was craving some more spirits! I decided to visit Hudson Valley Distillery because they make some pretty interesting spirits and have a great background history to the formation of their distillery. “Thomas Yozzo and Chris Moyer met in 1990 as fraternity brothers at Bloomsburg University. Over the […]

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!

Taconic Distillery

Taconic Distillery

Taconic Distillery in Dutchess County was founded by avid outdoorsmen and bourbon aficionados who decided that tapping into the farm-to-table and farm-to-bottle movement, was the best way to combine both the outdoors and bourbon they enjoyed. Taconic Distillery’s Dutchess Private Reserve Straight Bourbon is cut with natural spring water from the properties own Rolling Hills […]

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!

Made Real Vodka Slushie’s & Sparklers!

Made Real Vodka Slushie’s & Sparklers!

Made Real Vodka is the premium vodka made for the dreamers, hustlers, and makers in all industries. This spirit is locally produced in Port Chester, New York, and is distilled from wheat and honey. Made Real has a rich and smooth mouth feel with slightly sweet undertones and a balanced honey, long, warm, and slight spicy […]

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!

Hewn Spirits, PA

Hewn Spirits, PA

Not only is Bucks County home to some beautiful vineyards and wineries, but there are also craft spirits distilleries too! Hewn Spirits recently opened up a retail location in Peddler’s Village where you can taste an array of Whiskey, Rum, Moonshine, Vodka, and Bourbon. “After 25 years of restoring and converting early American barns into […]

Sara Lehman

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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!

Danzka Vodka: Designed To Chill

Danzka Vodka: Designed To Chill

DANZKA Vodka: The Danish Design Vodka from Copenhagen comes in a bottle designed in pure Nordic style. The base for the bottle was inspired by a classic cocktail shaker and the creation ended in a easy to chill, carry, and re-fill aluminum bottle. This sleek Danish design is also well-known as the world’s best “traveling” premium vodka because […]

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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