What is not to love about this story? A man from Lancashire has been offered free beer for life at the pub where he has been a regular for 76 years. Fred Dell, 94, has been popping round to the Strawberry Gardens on Poulton Road in Fleetwood for a "swift half of mild", since he was 18. Landlord Dave Shaw has now made Mr Dell, a retired gardener, a freeman of the pub, in recognition of his loyalty.
Ditmas Park retreat Sycamore (one of Fork in the Road’s favorite outdoor drinking spots today) tells us that it has installed a small bar in its garden and its four taps will dole out a rotating array of beers, starting with some Do... Read Post
Yesterday The New York Times posted a story about beer garden play dates and I nudged All About Beer magazine editor John Holl on Twitter because he once wrote a story for that magazine (before he was editor) about beer gardens and ... Read Post