Category: Wine and Spirits

Wine of the Day: Amici Heintz Vineyard Chardonnay

I had the joyful opportunity a few months ago to partner with Napa Valley’s Amici Cellars to toast the 15th anniversary of Dallas Uncorked. It seemed ideal to raise a glass to our organization that has brought me so many lasting friendships and so…

What To Drink Now: New Year’s Bubbles

Originally published in West Hawaii Today I love this time of year. As autumn sets in with a slight drop in temperatures and evening breezes cooling the night, we prepare for the holiday season, and nothing is better during the holidays than bubbles. Every…

Wine of the Day: Rodney Strong Knights Valley Cabernet Sauvignon

Benefiting from cooling breezes off the Pacific Ocean, Sonoma’s Knights Valley has the fabulous ability to grow robust Cabernet Sauvignon fruit that also has freshness, melding fleshy tannins with great acidity. The resulting wines are those that you want to drink, like Rodney Strong…

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.