Category Archives: Wine

Who even buys tin!?

Tampa, FL, USA Really? Really!?  10 years. 10  YEARS and we’re supposed to buy each other tin?!? Freaking TIN!? (ok, or aluminum…yeah) What the heck would we even use tin for? And are we supposed to carry this in our … Continue reading

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Victoria Grog Files

Victoria, AU We had two opportunities to check out the wine regions of Victoria.  The first was just after we finished up our time working at a horse racing stable and the second is when we decided a mandatory piece … Continue reading

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Outback pub life

Karumba, QLD, Australia 518 people About 466 miles from “Cans“ Sometimes, oh and without warning of course, the whole town just separates from the mainland and becomes an island for a few months…so you want to watch out for that. … Continue reading

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South Australia Grog Files

South Australia, AU We didn’t plan on spending too much time here, however the Beast had other plans.  Upside, we got to see a zombie parade and ride the cross-Australia train. Downside, it’s hard to go wine tasting when your wheels … Continue reading

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New South Wales Grog files

New South Wales, AU Sydney, the Blue Mountains, Bondi beach and an Opera house – New South Wales is pretty much what all of us think of when we hear the word “Australia.” Between driving the coast, bumming around Sydney … Continue reading

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Pub Quiz!

Enroute Karumba, Australia What chronicle of our many adventures tending bars in the remote outreaches of the Outback would be complete without a pub quiz? Here in Australia many of the beers do you the courtesy of printing questions right on … Continue reading

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Queensland Grog files

Queensland, AU  Greg has a long-standing belief that tropical climates produce some of the best wine.  His logic comes from visiting wineries in Florida. Yes, Florida has wineries.  We’ll get to that later. The short of it is that the … Continue reading

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Australia Grog Files

Australia Well since we’re going over adventures in outback bar tending, it’s probably about time we started updating the grog files to keep us with us. We’ll be doing a new grog files for each state we visited in Australia but this week … Continue reading

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Lederhosen!

Munich, Germany One of several murals over the urinals in Oktoberfest beer tents. Who do these people think they are, Kiwis!? We did our very best to have as authentic an experience as we could at Oktoberfest Related posts: Oktoberfest! … Continue reading

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NZ North Island Grog Files

New Zealand – North Island Soft Drinks L & P Type: Soft Drink Rating: 3 sheets to the wind Website: http://www.cokecareers.co.nz/products (yeah, Coke bought ‘em.  That’s globozation for ya.) Notes: It would be wrong to have a page about the … Continue reading

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