Place : Duke of York – Bedecked with flowers. Soaked in history. Community orientated. Wonderful views. Great list of food and drink, combined with magnificent hospitality. Olde Worlde. Atmospheric. Swell.
Pint : Black Sheep – 4.4% ale.
Brewer : The Black Sheep Brewery, Masham.
Place : The Black Horse – One of the oldest around. Doused with history. Quality variety of food and drink, with fine service. Full of character. Spirited. Salt of the earth.
Pint : Rhatas – 4.4% ale.
Brewer : Black Dog Brewery, Whitby.
Place : The Board Inn – Equally stacked with traditional and modern surroundings. Steeped in memorabilia. Terrific offering of food and drink, with pleasant inclusivity. Bucolic scenery. Effervescent. Charming.
Pint : Old Peculier – 5.6% ale.
Brewer : Theakston Brewery, Masham.