Diet Prosecco – yes, it’s a thing

In alcohol news just in, there is a diet Prosecco. Yes, we will let that sink in. Just like Prosecco bubbles eventually do. In an article in the Daily Mail Online, it’s claimed that a new ‘diet’ version of Prosecco contains half the sugar of the regular Prosecco, and has 67 calories per glass – less…

Ghost Vodka lands in Australia

The brand which feels like it has been around for eons – based on its strong marketing presence, commanding bottle design, and luxe finish – has arrived in Australia! The brand is Ghost Vodka, and it finally landed in Oz… and The Wog With The Grog is proud distributor of this gem. It’s ultra British, it’s…

Drinking Champagne every day could help prevent dementia and Alzheimer’s

It’s news that has been on the radar for a while, and now there seems to be more proof: drinking champagne every day could help prevent dementia and Alzheimer’s In article published here, it says: In news that both offers hope and baffles, scientists have found that drinking three glasses of champagne every day can help to prevent the…

Andrea Pirlo’s Nike wine themed football boots: for sale

Nike has released new football boots in honour of Italian playmaker Andrea Pirlo, inspired by wine and… including a cork lining! Yes, it’s true. Here is Andrea with his new boots: And a close up of the boots (photo credits: Nike) Pretty sexy, right? Nike launched its ‘Tiempo Pirlo’ boots this month in what it described…

Marathon du Medoc: running with wine

Fancy yourself a serious wine drinker, but not much of a runner? Guess what – there’s a marathon just for you! It’s the only one where you can legit drink AND exercise. It’s called the Marathon du Medoc near Bordeaux in France, where 8500 runners from 71 countries can swill on wine along the 26.2 mile route. Much like Sydney’s City…

Father’s Day Gift Guide

Dads are SO worth it, right? They cook, they clean, they raise their family – and they get one day a year to be acknowledged. We say you spoil dad… and here are some The Wog With The Grog approved suggestions for you:   Buy him a suit from Ferrari Formalwear & Bridal. Yes, this place…

Ambrosia Magazine: The Wog With The Grog Food + Wine matching

  The Wog With The Grog is proud to have become a contributor to new Australian food and wine magazine, Ambrosia magazine. Here is the magazine cover: We created several cocktails, which featured in the mag. One is called the ‘Nardini Effect‘. Ingredients 45ml Nardini Tagliatella Grappa 15ml Nardini Riserva Five Year Old Grappa ½…

‘Drunk’ baby face swap: VIDEO

If you haven’t seen this yet… watch. The ‘drunk’ baby face swap. We have no words – the baby has said them all, we think:

Cat Wine. Yes, it’s a thing. Where to buy + VIDEO

Yep. Cat wine is a thing now. You may have seen it on your Facebook feed recently. And this is what it’s all about: So, what else? Well, the cat wine products have what they call “a proprietary blend that includes all-natural organically grown catnip, fresh beets and natural preservatives to help hold the taste and color….

Ferrari Formalwear: Tux For Hire

Black tie events need not be a quandary – for men, at least. Okay, so it’s more of a production… for women. You know it is. But even for men, it can be a challenge. Usually because men are prone to leave fashion decisions to the last minute, or can be non committal, even a…

The Wog With The Grog + Adriana Fernandez Styling

What good fortune to be introduced to Adriana Fernandez, the Sydney fashion stylist with years of experience. She hails from Wollongong, and most recently has worked as a stylist for Westfield Sydney and Westfield Miranda, as well as the Sydney Park Hyatt, as well as having styled for Sally Obermeder, and alongside Katy Perry‘s fashion stylist Johnny Wujek. I…