68: Meet John Wells

John Wells likes to drink beer, write about beer, travel and find new beer and make sure Little Rock is drinking good beer.


1. Name, occupation, years in LR, neighborhood: John 'The Beer Snob' Wells; beer/restaurant critic/journalist at JohnTheBeerSnob.Com; 50 years; grew up in Oak Forest, now in Walton Heights.

2. What is your favorite local drinking establishment to enjoy a beer? Big Orange in Midtown.

3. What is, hands down, your favorite meal to drink with beer? Hickory smoked burger from Big Orange paired with an Arkansas craft beer

4. Finish this sentence: My perfect evening in Little Rock involves...Starting with a beer or two at The Flying Saucer, whatever is new, then dinner and more beer at Big Orange.

5. What do you think is Little Rock's best kept secret? Professor Bowl West... A bowling alley? With a world class beer selection? Really? Great burgers, catfish.... no crap on tap, a wonderful way to drink great beer and eat really good food... and be entertained with people that bowl...there are worse things you can do.

 Are you a BEER SNOB? Visit www.johnthebeersnob.com or follow him on Facebook.