Friday is the closing date for my traditional end-of-year contest. So hurry up if you want to win some of the various books and self-promoting tat on offer.
The rules (in case you've been asleep for the last year) are simple. Find a piece of made-up. innaccurate or generally bollocky beer history writing and send it in as a comment. The Protz Shield is for British writers, the papazian Cup for everyone else.
The number of prizes will be depend upon a whatever mood I'm in when I decide the winners. If it's after my first couple of St. Bernardus Abts, I may well be rashly over-generous. Or generously over-rash. Or overly rash and generous. I think that's all the possibilities covered.
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