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Beware botulism in your prison hooch

I get a fair number of emails these days related to beer and alcohol, many of which are press releases of various types, but occasionally one arrives that’s offbeat and interesting. Case in point: a pointer to this article onĀ Botulism from Drinking Pruno from theĀ US National Library of Medicine. I found this fascinating particularly from an Apocalypse Beer standpoint. Pruno, in case you didn’t know, is the name given to “prison wine” brewed illegally using … Continue reading →