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Can you name the facts about Burns Night?

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Burns' Night is traditionally celebrated in the month of....
...on this date....
...and is named after the poet Burns, whose first name was...
...who was born in the country of....
...and commonly wrote in this dialect of English, which is also traditionally used for toasts at Burns Suppers...
...at which this spirit is most commonly drunk...
...and at which this savoury pudding often forms the main course...
...whose arrival is often heralded by the playing of this musical instrument...
...followed by the reciting of this Burns poem...
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...before the dish is eaten, usually accompanied by these two vegetables...
...possibly followed by this traditional dessert, made of cream, whisky, honey and raspberries...
...or the traditional small crackers made from this cereal crop...
....before this song (also common at New Year) may be used to end a Burns Supper...
...as opposed to the start of the evening, when the host's welcoming speech to guests is named the ______ Grace after a town in Southern Scotland...
...although Burns himself was born in the town of Alloway in the historic county of...
...in the year...
...and died in the year...
...which was a few years before the first Burns Supper was held in 1801 in the town of...

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