Diferente: Non alcoholic drinks, new to Euro Concepts

Diferente – it’s the hottest beverage to land in Australia… and Euro Concepts is the exclusive importer and distributor. It is a departure for Euro Concepts, also known by the consumer brand name The Wog With The Grog, as it is the very first non alcoholic brand to be imported by us. Says the brand’s…

Sofitel Fiji Resort and Spa: Review

The Wog With The Grog was long overdue for a holiday, and an island getaway was just what the doctor ordered. Knowing the family was coming with, the destination needed to be child friendly, while also allowing the adults in the mix to not feel like they were simply taking the madness of home to…

Nardini Cocktail Mixing Challenge: The Wog With The Grog Blogger Challenge

The Wog With The Grog Nardini Cocktail Mixing Challenge – it was the biggest event on the calendar for Euro Concepts, and it made a huge impact on the lifestyle and bar blogger scene. Robert Dessanti from The Wog With The Grog played host to the Nardini Cocktail Mixing Challenge finale at Porsche Sydney South, on Wednesday March…

Beppi Polese Dies: The Godfather Of Italian Cuisine

The godfather of Italian cuisine has died: Beppi Polese. He was age 90. Oh, if those restaurant walls could talk – the decades of stories!  Beppi’s Italian Restaurant was founded in 1956 by Beppi and his wife Norma. The family still owns the restaurant, and son Marc still runs the establishment today. Beppi’s is the very…

PRODUCT NEWS: Nardini now available, exclusive to us!

The Nardini drop is something to behold and savour. And it’s rare – but readily available – gem imported by… guess who? Yes, it’s available through the brand behind this site, The Wog With The Grog. Some history behind the brand: The Nardini family is a symbol of Grappa’s history in Italy. From Bassano del grappa (in the heart of…

EVENTS: Nonna Paola at the Alzheimer’s Australia and The Wog With The Grog Event

Venue: Veneto Club, Bulleen VIC The Wog With The Grog (headed up by Robert Dessanti) hosted a fantastic, successful fundraising dinner, with guest of honour Nonna Paola front and centre, and with money raised going to Alzheimer’s Australia VIC, Nonna Paola’s charity of choice. Held at Veneto Club, at Bulleen, it was a night of fun and serious stuff, too. The Wog With…

EVENTS: Melbourne Good Food and Wine Show 2015

Did you come along to the Good Food and Wine Show in Melbourne recently? What did you think? The Wog With The Grog was there, and we loved meeting all the serious wine and grappa and bubbles lovers who came along to our stand for a drink and a chat, and snapped up some good drops, exclusive to…

EVENTS: Catch us the Good Food and Wine Show

The Melbourne leg of the ‘Good Food and Wine Show’ kicks off in June – on June 5 to June 8 – and it’s set to be a fantastic event. Oh, and The Wog With The Grog is set to be there for the first time. Come see us at stand E21! The Wog With The Grog has exhibited at other…

VIDEO: Nonna Paola Says Thanks To The Wog With The Grog

Nonna Paola is the very funny, completely unique Italo-Australian viral sensation taking over the internet right now. The thing is, Nonna Paola IS unique, but because so many people can relate to her, she feels incredibly familiar to us all, whether we have a Nonna like her, or not. Whether we’re Italian, Australian, or another nationality. Here, she…

EVENTS: The Wog With The Grog Majolini Media Lunch at Ormeggio

What: TWWTG Majolini Media Lunch  Venue: Ormeggio, The Spit, NSW   The Wog With The Grog hosted a lunch at the renowned hatted Sydney restaurant Ormeggio At The Spit last week, to celebrate the arrival of Simone Maiolini from the Majolini wine brand from the Northern Italian region of Lombardia. The exquisite lunch – by Ormeggio’s Alessandro Pavoni and head chef Victor Moya – was enjoyed by our special guests: food…