Category: Wine and Spirits

What We’re Cooking Now: Dinner at Marge’s

We are on a wine and dine experience through the Northwest – Portland, Willamette, Walla Walla, and a stay over in the Kennewick, Washington with Gary’s sister in-law, Marge.  Marge went with us on our fun filled day in Walla Walla…more on that to come…which led to…

What We’re Cooking Now: Dinner with the Cockerell’s

Saturday night we had a former television client of mine and his wife over for dinner.  We had asked our friends the Brenda and Clay Cockerell over previously, loving both the couple, and their incredible Napa Valley Coquerel Sauvignon Blancs.  To finish out the…

Pinot Noir Inspired Dinner

A few weeks ago I hosted a Pinot celebration.   I had just received the latest shipment from one of my wine clubs and I was anxious to try one of the Pinot Noir selections.  And, because I do love to throw a good party with…

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.