An Unusual Crush?

Blog: The Chicks Uncorked I have a confession to make. I have recently developed an (some might say) unusual crush. My new love is a rapper and music producer, as well as a successful entrepreneur. Who is my recently acquired paramour? He’s none other than Snoop Dogg. OK, OK, I know what you’re thinking, but... Continue Reading →

Of Wine And Roses

Blog: The Chicks Uncorked They are not long, the days of wine and roses:Out of a misty dreamOur path emerges for a while, then closesWithin a dream.– From "Vitae Summa Brevis,” Ernest Dowson, 1896 The days of wine and roses. Such a beautiful way to express a time of happiness and prosperity in our lives. ... Continue Reading →

The Joy of Cooking

Blog: The Chicks Uncorked Occasionally I tune in to the Rachael Ray show. Not for the cooking demonstrations; I just like spending time with her, she’s like a ray of sunshine. A genuinely good person.  But as far as cooking, my interest is negligible. I give glancing attention to recipes, and if an ingredient is... Continue Reading →

Do It Myself … Sometimes

Blog: The Chicks Uncorked Driven by necessity, boredom and our excessive time spent at home, 2020 was a huuuuuge year for DIY projects. Sales at home improvement stores, at $300 billion+, soared by 15% over the previous year, and all kinds of brilliant home projects, from outdoor oases to kitchen nooks and playhouses were assembled... Continue Reading →

Redneck Wine Lover And Proud Of It!

Blog: The Chicks Uncorked If you have read any of my previous Chicks blog entries, you’ll know that although I love wine, I’m not one of those snobs who does everything according to the experts. In fact, I bring a certain Southern Indiana I-was-drinking-beer-way-before-wine savoir faire to my vino endeavors. And that makes me proud,... Continue Reading →

The Chicks’ Books That Matter

Blog: The Chicks Uncorked The Three Chicks don't just enjoy wine; they enjoy good books with their wine, too! In today's post, Poppy, Ruby and Trie share some of our favorite reads of the past six months ... A Real, Actual Page Turner For Poppy You will definitely want a relaxing glass of wine as you... Continue Reading →

Mindfully Wineful

Blog: The Chicks Uncorked Flowers, dogs, culture, yoga, travel and dry, witty-at-least-to-us observations … if you follow we Three Chicks, you may have picked up on the fact that those are some of our favorite things — along with a fine, full pour, nat. For example, Poppy shares beautiful photos of the flowers she cultivates... Continue Reading →

Some Noses Know

Blog: The Chicks Uncorked My sense of smell gradually began to fade seven or eight years ago to the present, where I refer to my nose as strictly ornamental. I’ve envied those who claim they can detect wine aromas of leather, oak, vanilla, tobacco etc. Somehow I taste and enjoy a variety of wines even... Continue Reading →

The Art Of Compromise: A Wine Review

Blog: The Chicks Uncorked As most of us learn the hard way, relationships are all about compromise: where to live, kids or no kids, chips or pretzels, and so on. Add to that the most important negotiation of all: what wine to drink.Mr. Poppy and I have been together for 182 years (OK, some days... Continue Reading →

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