- Ah! that was proper fourteen-twenty, that was!
- —Many a Hobbit in an inn, early in the Fourth Age.
The year 1420, Shire Reckoning, was considered to be a very special year. It was notable for many things, first among them being blond children and the excellent beer. 1420 beer is considered the best beer ever made, and is thankfully much less painfully alcoholic than Pink Stuff.