Founded by Ettienne Leibman and opened Leibman's Wine & Fine Food in Houston, Texas in partnership with her husband Ralph in 1979 after emigrating from South Africa.


The Leibman family came to the United States in 1979 from South Africa. Ralph and Ettienne began their culinary journey sourcing specialty deli items from around the world. Serving Houston for almost 40 years they handed down the legacy for their daughter Sharon in 2017. Wine and fine foods remains the families passion. The dream is to continue to serve Houston through their exceptional service and care for another 40 years.