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The Cogills introduce themselves as a film-critic and a wine expert. He has reviewed more than ten thousand films and she travels the world chasing the grape and together they explore the wines and films that shaped their early careers. From "The Blob" and "Lawrence Of Arabia" to a spectacular Oregon Pinot Noir you can expect a smooth, reliable conversation resulting in, "A Perfect Pairing."

Cogill Wine and Film: A Perfect Pairing reVolver

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The Cogills introduce themselves as a film-critic and a wine expert. He has reviewed more than ten thousand films and she travels the world chasing the grape and together they explore the wines and films that shaped their early careers. From "The Blob" and "Lawrence Of Arabia" to a spectacular Oregon Pinot Noir you can expect a smooth, reliable conversation resulting in, "A Perfect Pairing."

    Brad Pitt, Oscar Noms, ZD Winery, Abacus Cabernet

    Brad Pitt, Oscar Noms, ZD Winery, Abacus Cabernet

    It’s getting closer to Oscar time and The Cogill’s are talking about this years nominations including Brad Pitt in “Once Upon A Time In Hollywood” and Joaquin Phoenix in “Joker.”
    Film critic, Gary Cogill, is ecstatic South Korean director Bong Joon-Ho is nominated along side Martin Scorsese and Quentin Tarantino for Best Director.
    Wine expert, Hayley Hamilton Cogill, sings the praises of ZD Winery as they celebrate their 50th anniversary including the new release of the uber-premium, multi-vintage “Abacus” Cabernet Sauvignon


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    • 25 min
    Once Upon A Time In Hollywood, Frank Family Vineyards, Parasite, Dana Estates

    Once Upon A Time In Hollywood, Frank Family Vineyards, Parasite, Dana Estates

    The Cogill’s are giddy over Tarantino’s “Once Upon A Time In Hollywood" and the performances by Leonardo DiCaprio and Brad Pitt. A movie with Ten Oscar nominations including Best Picture.
    Equally impressive and heavily creepy is the Oscar-nominated film from South Korea called “Parasite” from acclaimed director Bong Joon-Ha. 
    Wine expert, Hayley Hamilton Cogill, pairs Tarantino’s triumph with wines from Frank Family Vineyards and owner, Rich Frank, who got his start in Hollywood before moving to Napa. 
    Going against the norm of his country, South Korea Businessman, Hi Sang Lee developed a fascination with Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon which resulted in the incredibly delicious wines of Dana Estates and Vaso Cellars.


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    • 28 min
    Ford V Ferrari, Adelsheim Chardonnay, Echo In The Canyon, Soter Pinot Noir

    Ford V Ferrari, Adelsheim Chardonnay, Echo In The Canyon, Soter Pinot Noir

    The Cogill’s are enthusiastic about, “Ford V Ferrari,” calling it one of the best films of the year featuring Oscar level performances and a fascinating true story. Film critic Gary Cogill says, “it reminded me of “The Right Stuff" but with cars.”
    The Southern California sound of the 1960’s is the subject of an enlighted musical documentary called, “Echo In The Canyon,” with Jakob Dylan exploring the early days of The Beach Boys, The Byrds, Buffalo Springfield, and The Mama’s And The Papa’s.” 
    Wine expert, Hayley Hamilton Cogill, pairs the high speed racing film with Adelsheim’s racy “Staking Claim” Chardonnay because both wine maker and car maker broke out of the norm to change their industry, changing the course of history. 
    Hayley also explores the delicious Soter Mineral Springs Pinot Noir for musical reasons that include a trip to Oregon to drink wine and see “Crosby Stills & Nash" perform live. 
    And, as the holidays are upon us, both the Cardonnay from Adelsheim and Soter's incredible Pinot Noir are perfect pairings for Thanksgiving. Happy Turkey Day!


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    • 27 min
    “Rocketman, Cliff Lede, Aladdin & Armenian Wines”

    “Rocketman, Cliff Lede, Aladdin & Armenian Wines”

    “Rocketman” leaps off the screen, delivering a better film than “Bohemian Rhapsody," says The Cogill’s who loved the music, the dance numbers, and the story telling of the life and times of Elton John.
    “Aladdin” is better than expected,” says film critic, Gary Cogill, starring Will Smith as the fast talking, musical minded, big blue genie.
    Wine expert, Hayley Hamilton Cogill, pairs “Rocketman” with the Rock Block wines of Cliff Lede in Napa's Stags Leap District, which is currently showcasing a backstage winery experience featuring the art of Elton John’s lyricist, Bernie Taupin.
    For “Aladdin,” Hayley celebrates the historical wines of Armenia, including Zorah Wines, named by Bloomberg in 2012 as one of the best wines in the world.


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    • 27 min
    Long Shot, Gerard Bertrand, Wine Country, Signature Sonoma Valley

    Long Shot, Gerard Bertrand, Wine Country, Signature Sonoma Valley

    The Cogill’s agree,"Long Shot,” is an elevated comedy starring Seth Rogan and Charlize Theron as opposites attracted to each other despite the divisive backdrop of presidential politics. 
    “Wine Country” on Netflix uses Napa as the location for a girls week-end starring Amy Poeler and Tina Fey. A comedy that made the Cogill’s giggle.
    Wine expert, Hayley Hamilton Cogill, pairs the Charlize Theron romantic comedy with a Gerard Betrand Cremant clearly connected to history and politics. 
    For “Wine Country,” Hayley recalls her recent trip to Sonoma, attending Signature Sonoma Valley, toasting the oldest wine region in Northern California, and the state’s first working winery, Buena Vista in 1857.


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    • 29 min
    Avengers: Endgame, Benziger Wines, Waxahachie, Deep Eddy Vodka & Ray Wylie Hubbard

    Avengers: Endgame, Benziger Wines, Waxahachie, Deep Eddy Vodka & Ray Wylie Hubbard

    The Cogill’s agree, “Avengers: Endgame,” is a touching, well-made time travel spectacle that earns it’s place in history as the crowning achievement in the Marvel film series. 
    Wine expert, Hayley Hamilton Cogill, raises a glass of earth friendly Benziger Family Wines to the earth saving “Avengers” toasting their focus on sustainability and environmental responsibility.
    Then it’s on to the movie minded city of Waxahachie, and the "Crossroads Of Texas Film & Music Festival," where Duchman Wines and Deep Eddy Vodka set the stage for cowboy hats, cinema, and the great Ray Wylie Hubbard.


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    • 37 min

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