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25-05-2010, 08:36
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An illegal cartel. That's what they'd call it now.

These are the prices per hectolitre of draught beer:

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These are the breweries that agreed to it:

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They'd never dare pull such a trick nowadays, would they?

Almost forgot the beer types featured. Beer styles, sorry. Must get my terminology right. Lager, Pilsener, Münchener, Stout. Interesting mix.

I must share the same brewers' proposals for introducing Märzen as a spring seasonal beer. Fascinating stuff. But I can't be arsed tot translate it at the moment. I'll do it later. Remind me if I forget. It's great stuff.https://blogger.googleusercontent.com/tracker/5445569787371915337-4828125775931796033?l=barclayperkins.blogspot.com

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