It took one sip of Nicolas Joly’s Coulée de Serrant to romance Liset Zelaya into the world of wine. She brings a passion for sharing the wines of the world and the culture behind them. Her credentials include Certified Sommelier by the Master Court of Sommeliers and Certified Specialist of Wine through the Society of Wine Educators.
Liset believes in education through experience. Books teach us theory, however to drink wine where it was made, with the foods of the region and the people who made it brings an aspect few have the opportunity to experience. She encourages learning opportunities for Sea Salt’s patrons by organizing wine seminars and pairings with winemakers and winery owners from around the world. Creating an experience for our guests is what drives her.
She maintains an award-winning wine list that includes high-end and hard-to-find wines along with a focus on mixology and craft spirits. Her passion for pairing food and wine is complimented by taking the fear out of wine selection for patrons. Working closely with Chef Fabrizio Aielli, she fashions an ever-changing list that compliments and challenges the intricacies of his menu.