Newswire: There’s finally an official Duff Beer, but you can only get it in Chile

In what sounds like fertile ground for an upcoming ”Homer Goes To Santiago” travel episode, The Wall Street Journal reports that Fox has finally gotten around to making an official Duff Beer…that will only be available in Chile. The company has been fighting against unlicensed versions of Springfield’s favorite swill for years now, including a case in Chile that resulted in tens of thousands of bootleg beers being seized by the authorities. (Although versions have popped up all over the world, unauthorized Duff is apparently especially popular in Central and South America, where The Simpsons is broadcast in several localized Spanish-language incarnations.)

Now, presumably after downing several cases of contraband, Fox has decided to just relax and go with the whole thing. According to The Wall Street Journal, the real-life Duff will replicate exactly the bottle and packaging of the fictional brew, and is based on a recipe …

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