Wines For Your Valentine!

Wines For Your Valentine!

Thinking of what to get your Valentine on February 14th? I think wine makes a great Valentines Day gift for any stage in a relationship, whether you are newly dating or have been together for years, nothing says “I want only your happiness” like a great bottle of red, white, or bubbly. Sparklers Martini & Rossi Rosé: This […]

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 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 […]

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.

Elegant Easter Wines!

Elegant Easter Wines!

Easter is just around the corner and whether you’re planning Brunch, Lunch, or Dinner, I hope there are some plans for wine at the table. Here are some of my top Easter wine picks that go great with egg hunts, lots of chocolate, peeps, as well as the Easter ham, turkey, or whatever your delectable family […]

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 Wines To Love!

Valentines Wines To Love!

Valentines Day is approaching and its time to grab some really great wines! I love valentines day, with or without a valentine because its a day full of love, and if you don’t have a valentine it’s ok…you should love yourself first anyway! I chose mainly Sparkling wines, Rosé, and Red wines for my top picks, […]

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 Wines You’ll Love!

Holiday Wines You’ll Love!

The holidays are a time of joy, drinking, and spending time with your loved ones and friends as much as possible. Whether you are working or spending the days with family or friends, we should take a minute to be thankful to the wonderful Police Officers, Doctors, Nurses, Fire Fighters, and Soldiers, who not only […]

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.

Labor Day Wine Picks!

Labor Day Wine Picks!

Labor Day is this weekend and its time to get some good wines! Whether you are heading to a beach, attending a BBQ, grilling at home, and or having a picnic, there is a wine at a great price for any activity you choose.             Great Grilling Wines: BBQ pairings can be confusing to most, […]

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.

Blue Diamond Almond Delights!

Blue Diamond Almond Delights!

This summer is all about cool flavors, fresh ingredients, and tons of fun. Blue Diamond Almonds make for the perfect summer snack by themselves or in any of your favorite foods. I am honored to be one of the Blue Diamond Tastemakers, and can’t wait to share some fabulous recipes and pairings with you.   […]

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.

Joseph Carr: The Man Behind Josh Cellars Wines!

Joseph Carr: The Man Behind Josh Cellars Wines!

Joseph Carr, the second I received the invitation to a lunch with him and Gary Sinise I was celebrity stricken and a little shocked. What an honor to meet both of these incredible men, and I get to sit with them and have lunch! Yes, a celebrity in my mind are the wine makers I meet […]

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.

Wines You’ll Be “Thankful” For This Holiday Season!

Wines You’ll Be “Thankful” For This Holiday Season!

Whether your entertaining at home, or a house guest somewhere else, a nice wine for the holidays is a must have at any table. If you have a “hostess with the most-est” that you need to gift, what do you bring over? Nothing beats a nice wine and says, “Thank you for sharing this holiday […]

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.

Weeknight Wines: Now That’s My Type of Chard!

Weeknight Wines: Now That’s My Type of Chard!

It’s been a while since this Somm really took my Wine Wednesday seriously. I have been staring at this new 2011 Josh Cellars Chardonnay for about a week now, and became inspired when I found a Cornish Hen on sale at the supermarket. It was a match made in heaven, and I was going to […]

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.