Tag: appetizers

We’re Cooking: A New Twist on Avocado Toasts

We seem to be hosting a lot of quick and easy cocktail parties lately, and though I have my standards (like bacon candy and truffle deviled eggs), I love to take something I know is always a hit and add a twist. This version…

We’re Toasting: Speck

In Alto Adige, Italy, the land of grapes and apples, there are few things as treasured as their beloved speck, the cured ham quite similar to prosciutto or bacon, but made from the rear leg of the pig instead of the belly. Speck literally…

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.