In Part 1 of our Butterbeer Bonanza, a few determined souls banded together to first scour the interwebs for non-alcoholic butterbeer recipes and then taste-test three of them, using the OWLs grading system.
We, the Creative Team at MuggleNet, have decided that a ranking of butterbeer must be done.
I don’t think I put as much thought into my papers for school as I did this ranking. It was painful to have to pick a favorite! It’s like asking a mother to pick a favorite child – she might have a personal favorite, but she couldn’t hurt the others by revealing which one it is. And that’s how I feel about the “Potter” books. Each of them holds a special place on my shelf, for different reasons. So know I did not write this carelessly or without painstaking consideration for the pros and cons of each.
Welcome to MuggleNet March Madness! Over the next several weeks a handful of MuggleNet staffers is going to be ranking the seven books of Potterdom from the best to the least best (in our opinions) and providing our analysis of why the books stack up the way they do (in our minds). Without further ado, MuggleNet March Madness, Round 1…