Drink Insider

Ever wish you could get to know some of the people around town who create and serve up your favorite drinks without it being a little awkward? Welcome to Drink Insider! We sit down with some of the biggest names in the craft beer, distilled spirits and bartending scene in …




Get to know the personalities who develop and make your favorite drinks in Little Rock. In this month’s Drink Insider, we have Grant Chandler, brewer and cellarman of Lost Forty Brewing. Where are you from? I’m from Houston, Texas, originally. I went to college in Conway and did not want to …




Ever wish you could get to know some of the people around town who create and serve up your favorite drinks without it being a little awkward? Welcome to drink insider. We sit down with some of the biggest names in the craft beer, distilled spirits, and bartending scene in …




Forty hard years in the business isn’t enough for barman Veo Tyson to consider himself a mixologist. He says, “I like to find out what my guest has a taste for, and then I try my best to create it.” And although that takes skill, skill Tyson has obviously mastered, …




Many folks will remember Josiah Moody as the head brewmaster at Vino’s Brewpub before he became the force behind his own Moody Brews. A travelling brewer of sorts, Moody has spent time sharing brew space with the Oklahoma-based Choc Brewery, and locally with Damgoode Pies at their River Market location. …




When Little Rock’s Lee Edwards, former beverage director at Yellow Rocket Concepts and an icon in the Little Rock beverage industry, recently moved to Kansas City, he left a void in the local drink scene. Today we meet Brett Bassett, Yellow Rocket’s new beverage director. We chatted with Edwards, who …




Ever wonder what goes on behind the bar down at South on Main? Meet David Burnette, Bar Manager and drink creator for the restaurant. He talks Old Fashioneds, his start in Nashville, and the general shenanigans that make South on Main’s bar one of the places to be in Little …




Ever wonder what makes some of Little Rock’s food personalities tick? Rock City Eat’s latest series, Food Insider, takes a look at individuals who are helping change the landscape of our city’s culinary scene. Whether they’re in the kitchen, managing a storefront, farming land or running a food truck … …




Ever wonder what makes some of Little Rock’s beverage personalities tick? Drink Insider, takes a look at individuals who are helping change the landscape of our city’s beer, wine, and cocktail scene.  This week, we have Colin Maxwell of Colonial Wine and Spirits. Where are you from, and how did you start working …




Ever wonder what makes some of Little Rock’s food personalities tick? Rock City Eat’s latest series, Food Insider, takes a look at individuals who are helping change the landscape of our city’s culinary scene. Whether they’re in the kitchen, managing a storefront, farming land or running a food truck … …




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