Tag: Italian wine

What To Drink Now: Wines of Italy

I did a post not too long ago celebrating the wines of Italy, but in light of the recent coronavirus scare with the entire country going on a government-mandated lockdown, I am once again bringing their beautiful, elegant, expressive wines to light. The producers…

We’re Cooking: Saffron Arancini

I love to cook, it is the way I show love, the way I destress from the day, the way I let my creative juices flow. However, there is only so much Gary and I can eat on a daily basis, and I tend…

Wine of the Day: Mille 1 Garda Rosso

With an approachable style, perfect for easy Sunday suppers, Mille 1 Garda Rosso ($21) red blend of Corvina, Rebo, and Merlot shines with freshness, and texture thanks to a touch of the fruit being left to dry after harvesting to concentrate the flavors in…

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.