Unto all to whom these letters come, greetings and salutations from _____, Baron of mighty Dragonsspine.
Let it be known that good service and strength of character never should go unrecognized, and that it is the prerogative of the Baron to reward such conduct.
Bearing this in mind, it is His Excellency's great pleasure to raise a glass in toast to _______, and to recognize [him/her] with the Baron’s Chalice of Merit.
Done by my hand this ____ day of _____, Anno Societatis _____, being _____ Gregorian.
[Source: Kingdom of the Outlands Scribe’s Handbook (pdf)]