Tag: Chalk Hill

Wine of the Day: Chalk Hill Estate Sauvignon Blanc

Nestled in between cool Russian River and warm Alexander Valley, in Sonoma County, the Chalk Hill AVA benefits from both, giving the small region the unique ability to craft gorgeous, varietally correct wines from an array of varieties, including Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Cabernet Sauvignon,…

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…

We’re Exploring: Santa Monica

We had a little overnight adventure last week.  I am about a hop, skip and jump away from achieving Platinum status on American.  I had it last year and unfortunately have been in the land of Gold all of this year trying to get…

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.