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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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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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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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Oktoberfest!

Munich, Germany As we’ve said some things are just too time sensitive to wait. The first was when we managed to make it to the London 2012 games and even scored tickets to what we came to call “The North-American … Continue reading

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NZ South Island Grog Files

New Zealand – South Island Breweries Monteith’s Type: Brewery Rating: 4 sheets to the wind Website: http://www.monteiths.co.nz/ Notes: When called back to a bachelor party in Las Vegas for his own former best man, Greg could have brought his choice … Continue reading

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Lone Star Wines

More from the Grog Files: So spending a month in The Lone Star State helping our friend out and loaning him Greg to do duties as best man gave us only a few evenings to ourselves during which time we … Continue reading

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Grog Files Double Header

Ok so Tonga only has the one beer but really, anything they made after MAKA would have just paled by comparison anyway.  That beer was a-freaking-mazing! We felt bad though, only having the one drink to share with everyone.  So … Continue reading

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Wine… From Bananas!

More from the Grog Files: In this installment of our adventures in international drinking we explore wine made purely from bananas and blueberries in the Cook Islands.  We also sample the beer they ferment on this tropical island. Oh yes, … Continue reading

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