Category: Wine and Spirits

Wine of the Day: Ruffino Greppone Mazzi Brunello di Montalcino

Power with poise, strength with softness, elegance with rusticity, Ruffino Greppone Mazzi Brunello di Montalcino ($65) showcases the power of Sangiovese, known locally as Brunello, to create a complex, full-bodied wine with classic Tuscan character. Hot dry days, give way to cool nights thanks…

What To Drink Now: Winter White Wines

Portions of this story were originally printed in “West Hawaii Today,” February 18, 2020   Though temperatures aren’t necessarily freezing on the Big Island this time of year, they are cooler than average, making this the perfect time to sip an unctuous white wine…

Wine of the Day: Caspar Estate Sauvignon Blanc

The Rutherford home of Caspar Estate sits above the valley floor on a hillside in Rutherford, an area of Napa Valley known to produce earthy, dusty, leather, and tobacco filled Cabernet Sauvignon. Additionally,  the prestigious AVA also grows killer Sauvignon Blanc. You don’t find…

Red Wine with Breakfast

Every Glass Is An Adventure


Sommelier, Personal Chef & Concierge Creating Elegant Dinner Parties and Unique Wine Tasting Events to the Big Island of Hawaii

Cogill Wine & Film

Cogill WIne & Film and Cogill Consulting brings together the talents of Producer Gary Cogill and his wife, Sommelier Hayley Hamilton Cogill, working together, yet thriving individually, for a perfect pairing of wine and film.