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100 Gifts for the Beer Lover

From Sour Cucumber Ales to Remote Control Coolers

— December 24, 2016 — Lifestyle
Whether it is an obscure craft brew or an app-controlled cooler, these gifts for the beer lover are sure to impress.

For those who are always on the hunt for new and innovative brews, there are plenty of creative craft beers that offer a unique drinking experience. With offbeat ingredients such as boiled lobster, prickly pear cactus and even cooked pork scraps, these beers go far beyond the standard combination of barley and hops.

While a unique brew is a great stocking-stuffer, there are plenty of other gifts for the beer lover that can be enjoyed all year long. For those with simple taste, why not opt for a handy drinking accessory such as a one-handed bottle opener or a bike frame beer carrier. However, for the true beer aficionado in your life, a home-brewing appliance such as the 'Minibrew' is a perfect option for enjoying freshly crafted pints on-demand.
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Milky Aged Stouts
Milky Aged Stouts
The Upslope Barrel Aged Beer Contains a Sweet Flavor of Vanilla and Cinnamon
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99
Spiced Citrus Ales
Spiced Citrus Ales
The Upslope Blood Orange Saison Beer Contains Notes of Pink Peppercorn
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98
Chocolatey Cereal Beers
Chocolatey Cereal Beers
The Iconic Count Chocula Breakfast Food Can Now Be Enjoyed as a Beverage
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97
Pork-Infused Breakfast Brews
Pork-Infused Breakfast Brews
'Beer for Breakfast' Combines the Best of Breakfast with Craft Beer
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96
Aromatic Fruit-Free Beers
Aromatic Fruit-Free Beers
The Wicked Weed Juiceless India Pale Ale Beer is Fruity without Fruit
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95
Pumpkin Spice Nitro Brews
Pumpkin Spice Nitro Brews
Breckenridge Brewery is Turning a Seasonal Latte into a New Fall Brew
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94
Gruesome Orange Ales
Gruesome Orange Ales
Rock Bridge Brewing Co.'s Blood Orange Ale is Branded as 'Blood Spree'
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93
Nostalgic Vanilla Ales
Nostalgic Vanilla Ales
The Not Your Father's Vanilla Cream Ale Opts for a Sweet Dessert Flavoring
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92
Vacuum-Sealed Steins
Vacuum-Sealed Steins
The Stanley Portable Mug Keeps Drinks Ultra Cold With an Insulated Interior
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91
Kosher-Friendly Beers
Kosher-Friendly Beers
This Kosher Beer From Uruguay Follows a Religious Dietary Practice
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90
Blueberry Ale Beverages
Blueberry Ale Beverages
Redd’s Brewing Co.'s Newest Limited-Edition Flavor Blends Apple and Berry
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89
Carrot-Infused Beers
Carrot-Infused Beers
The '4Hearts Brewing Company' is Now Brewing Delicious Carrot Beer
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88
Pork-Infused Brews
Pork-Infused Brews
The Exit 7 Pork Roll Porter is a Beer Made with Real Pork Roll
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87
Smoky Maple Ciders
Smoky Maple Ciders
This Woodchuck Hard Cider is Named After 'Campfire Pancakes'
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86
Sustainable Craft Beer
Sustainable Craft Beer
Patagonia's Long Root Ale is Made with Regenerative Agriculture Practices
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85
Beer-Brewing Machines
Beer-Brewing Machines
The PicoBrew Lets You Brew Delicious Beer At Home
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84
Autumnal Maple Beers
Autumnal Maple Beers
The Big Leaf Maple Beer from Anchor Brewing is a Fall Offering
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83
Prickly Cactus Beers
Prickly Cactus Beers
This Unique Beer Features a Salty Taste With a Hint Of Pear Cactus
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82
Ergonomic Bottle Poppers
Ergonomic Bottle Poppers
The Discommon Goods Bottle Opener is Crafted to Sculptural Perfection
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81
Lobster-Infused Beers
Lobster-Infused Beers
This Seafood-Inspired Brew is Infused with a Dozen Boiled Lobsters
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80
Boozy Root Sodas
Boozy Root Sodas
The Small Town Brewery Offers Adult Root Beer with Lawless Branding
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79
Traditional Bohemian Beers
Traditional Bohemian Beers
The Kräusened Lager Appeals to Those with an Interest in Bohemian Beers
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78
Draft Beer Canning Machines
Draft Beer Canning Machines
The 'Crowler' is a New System of To-Go Packaging for Draft Beer
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77
Potent Alcoholic Root Beers
Potent Alcoholic Root Beers
This Craft Beer is Twice as Alcoholic as Its Predecessor
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76
Musician-Inspired Beers
Musician-Inspired Beers
This Limited Edition Beer Design Was Designed by a Famous DJ and Producer
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75
Rustic Farmhouse Ales
Rustic Farmhouse Ales
The Hill Farmstead Arthur Beer is Brewed in North Greensboro, Vermont
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74
Boozy Baking Mixes
Boozy Baking Mixes
The Boardwalk Food Company Suggests Creative Ways to Bake with Beer
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73
Crystalized Rice Beer
Crystalized Rice Beer
The Electric Bear Brewing Co Brew is Made Using Rice and Rye Malt
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72
Whale Vomit-Infused Beers
Whale Vomit-Infused Beers
This Craft Beer is Made from a Digestive Substance Called Ambergris
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71
Time-Reducing Home Brewers
Time-Reducing Home Brewers
The Whirlpool Vessi Shortens Brewing Time from a Month to Seven Days
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70
Spicy Beer-Infused Sauces
Spicy Beer-Infused Sauces
Swag Brewery Makes Infused Hot Sauce Products for Craft Beer Lovers
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69
Bread-Based Beers
Bread-Based Beers
An East London Brewery Turns Leftover Bread into Beer Called 'Toast Ale'
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68
Nitrogen-Infused Beers
Nitrogen-Infused Beers
The Samuel Adams Nitro Project is Replacing Carbonated CO2 in Brew Blends
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67
Peppery Pale Ales
Peppery Pale Ales
The Guinness Rye Pale Ale Offers a Beautifully Balanced Flavor Profile
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66
Coffee-Infused Ales
Coffee-Infused Ales
This Craft Brewery Developed a Coffee Ale Made from Brazilian Beans
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65
Instant Craft Beers
Instant Craft Beers
'To Øl' Developed a Powdered Alcohol Beer for Consumption Anywhere
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64
Flavor-Enhancing Beer Drops
Flavor-Enhancing Beer Drops
The MadHops Flavored Brew Drops Can Improve the Taste of Any Beer
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63
Ceremonial African Beers
Ceremonial African Beers
'BUSAA' Positions a Traditional Kenyan Drink as a Contemporary Craft Beer
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62
Beer-Infused Spreads
Beer-Infused Spreads
This Delicious Marmalade is Infused With Innis & Gunn's IPA Beer
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61
Sour Cucumber Ales
Sour Cucumber Ales
This Collaborative Golden Ale Boasts a Distinctive Tart Flavor
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60
Recipe-Sharing Beer Posters
Recipe-Sharing Beer Posters
Etsy's Know What You Drink Poster Depicts a Brew's Ingredients
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59
Historically-Themed Lagers
Historically-Themed Lagers
This Beer Combines European Brewing Techniques with American Hops
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58
Pod-Based Home Brew Machines
Pod-Based Home Brew Machines
The Pico Aims to Do for Homemade Beer What the Keurig Did for Coffee
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57
Donut-Infused Beers
Donut-Infused Beers
This Louisville-Based Bakeshop is Now Selling Beer Made from Donuts
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56
Simplified DIY Beer Books
Simplified DIY Beer Books
'Brew: The Foolproof Guide to Making World-Class Beer at Home' is Handy
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55
Beer-Based Comic Books
Beer-Based Comic Books
This Comic Book is Packed with Information About the History of Beer
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54
Magnetized Bottle Openers
Magnetized Bottle Openers
The Machined Magnetic Bottle Opener Catches Lids for Easy Removal
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53
Nitro-Infused Ales
Nitro-Infused Ales
The Refreshing New Beer is Made with Nitrogen and CO2
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52
Confectionery Beer Sets
Confectionery Beer Sets
This Tasting Set from Montezuma's Pairs Chocolate and Beer
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51
Craft Beer Membership Clubs
Craft Beer Membership Clubs
This Club Helps Members Make and Sample Their Own Beers
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50
Relaunched Beer-Branded Sneakers
Relaunched Beer-Branded Sneakers
Vans is Bringing Back a Nostalgic Design to Honor Coors Light
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49
Collaborative Lemon Ales
Collaborative Lemon Ales
This Lemon Beer Was Created by Lululemon and Stanley Park Brewing
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48
One-Step Beer Makers
One-Step Beer Makers
The 'VESSI' Craft Beer Fermentation and Dispenser Unit is Streamlined
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47
Fermented Beer Systems
Fermented Beer Systems
The Catalyst Lets Consumers Professionally Brew Beer at Home
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46
Saturated Seasonal Beers
Saturated Seasonal Beers
This Beers Come in Vibrant Patterns That Reflect Their Purpose
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45
Chili Beer Concepts
Chili Beer Concepts
This Beer Design is So Unique It Could Easily Come to Fruition
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44
Citrus-Infused Beers
Citrus-Infused Beers
The 'Curious Traveler' Beer Offers a Take on the Classic European Shandy
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43
Beer-Branded Sneakers
Beer-Branded Sneakers
Budweiser and ALIFE Created These Promotional Limited-Edition Sneakers
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42
Cinema-Inspired Beers
Cinema-Inspired Beers
This Brewery is Turning Classic Films into Specialized Beers
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41
Healthier Lifestyle Beers
Healthier Lifestyle Beers
Smart Beer is New York State's First Organic Brew
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40
Insulated Steel Beer Koozies
Insulated Steel Beer Koozies
The Apex Vacuum Stainless Steel Container Keeps Bottles or Cans Cold
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39
Credit Card Bottle Openers
Credit Card Bottle Openers
This Carbon Fiber Bottle Opener is Designed for Power in a Small Frame
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38
Charitable Special-Edition Beers
Charitable Special-Edition Beers
The Lola Beer Was Designed to Raise Cancer Awareness and Funds
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37
Tropical Craft Beers
Tropical Craft Beers
Cans from the Maui Brewing Company Embrace Island Beer Branding
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36
Christmas Beer Calendars
Christmas Beer Calendars
Best of British Beer's Advent Calendar Shares 24 Days of Craft Brews
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35
Protein-Fortified Beers
Protein-Fortified Beers
This Fitness-Oriented Brewery is Producing a Healthy Beer
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34
Transformative Beer-Making Machines
Transformative Beer-Making Machines
The Beer Bar Turns Sparkling Water into Home-Crafted Beer
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33
Kombucha-Inspired Beers
Kombucha-Inspired Beers
This Boozy Kombucha Drink is Packed with Healthy and Nutritious Probiotics
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32
Beer-Inspired Candies
Beer-Inspired Candies
Swag Brewery's Beer Candy Appeal to Craft Beer Lovers Worldwide
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31
Unconventional Beer Flavors
Unconventional Beer Flavors
These Beers Were Made with a Diverse Range of Flavors
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30
Geometric Form Bottle Openers
Geometric Form Bottle Openers
The Ico Bottle Opener by Fort Standard is 3D-Printed
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29
Crafty Beer-Scented Candles
Crafty Beer-Scented Candles
These Craft Beer Candles Deliver the Familiar Scent of a Fresh Brew
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28
Craft Beer Potato Chips
Craft Beer Potato Chips
St. Erik's Brewery Made These Expensive Potato Chips to Go with Its Beer
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27
Beer-Enhancing Devices
Beer-Enhancing Devices
The 'Fizzics' Machine Turns Makes Cheap Beer Taste Great
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26
Efficient Pint Glass Coozies
Efficient Pint Glass Coozies
The 'Chilloozie' Keeps Pints Cold for Up to Two Hours
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25
Bottle-Opening Keychains
Bottle-Opening Keychains
The 'Brass Key Ring' is a Sleek and Fashionable Key Holder
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24
Drink-Specific Bar Snacks
Drink-Specific Bar Snacks
These Flavored Nuts are Designed to Pair with Different Types of Beer
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23
Premium Beer Brand Sauces
Premium Beer Brand Sauces
The New Budweiser-Brand Sauces are Meant to Complement the King of Beers
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22
Craft Beer Calendars
Craft Beer Calendars
This Beer Advent Calendar Supplies 24 Days of Craft Brews
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21
Beer-Ordering Buttons
Beer-Ordering Buttons
Carling's New Button Allows Users to Instantly Replenish Their Beer Supply
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20
Slingshot Bottle Openers
Slingshot Bottle Openers
The 'BRNLY Slingpop' Doubles as Both a Weapon and a Drinking Accessory
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19
Bottle Cap Brew Maps
Bottle Cap Brew Maps
Beer Cap Maps Highlight the Craft Beer Scene Across the USA
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18
Beer Crafting Date Kits
Beer Crafting Date Kits
This Bone Dry Irish Stout Brewing Kit is a Foolproof Date Night Activity
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17
Informative Beer Pints
Informative Beer Pints
This Pint Educates Users About Different Beer Varieties
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16
Handy Man Bottle Poppers
Handy Man Bottle Poppers
The Tool Top Bottle Opener is Perfect for Tough and Rugged Drinkers
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15
Reingineered Beer Glasses
Reingineered Beer Glasses
Leffe Created a New Beer Drinking Glass to Enhance Tastings
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14
6-Pack Bicycle Carriers
6-Pack Bicycle Carriers
United by Blue's Device Makes It Possible to Handle Bikes and Beer at Once
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13
Robotic Beer Pong Toys
Robotic Beer Pong Toys
Pongbot Adds a Challenge to the Classic College Game
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12
Bottle-Opening Mugs
Bottle-Opening Mugs
These Beer Mugs Have a Convenient Built-In Bottle Opener on the Bottom
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11
Comprehensive Beer Coolers
Comprehensive Beer Coolers
The Dakine Party Bucket is Designed for Carrying Any Party Accessory
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10
Remote Control Coolers
Remote Control Coolers
The C3 Custom Cooler Carries Beverages on Wheels via Remote Control
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9
Beer Pairing Snacks
Beer Pairing Snacks
Pairwell's 'Pint Bites' are Beer Snacks That Complement a Brew
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8
Home Beer Dispensers
Home Beer Dispensers
This Dispenser Can Keep Beer Fresh for Up to Two Weeks
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7
TV-Friendly Beer Mugs
TV-Friendly Beer Mugs
The 'Better TV Viewing Beer Mug' Leaves Views to the Screen Unobstructed
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6
Yogi Lifestyle Beers
Yogi Lifestyle Beers
Lululemon Brings Together Yoga and Beer with Its Co-Branded Curiosity Lager
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5
Compact Brewing Systems
Compact Brewing Systems
The 'Minibrew' Lets You Easily Brew Beer with a Hands-Off Approach
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4
Vintage Craft Beer Openers
Vintage Craft Beer Openers
The 'Eagle Cap-Off' Brings Back a Retro Device from the Industrial Age
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3
One-Handed Beer Openers
One-Handed Beer Openers
This Funky Bottle Opener is Smart and Functional
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2
Biting Bottle Openers
Biting Bottle Openers
This Funny Bottle Opener is a Spoof on When Suarez Bites Chiellini
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1
Smart Bottle Openers
Smart Bottle Openers
These Unique Bottle Openers Share Your Drinking Status with Friends
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