Olly Smith is a multi-award winning wine expert, TV personality, columnist and author. Celebrated for his infectious enthusiasm, his boundless knowledge, warmth and charismatic wit, Olly is honoured to be listed in Debrett’s 500 2015- the 500 people of most influence and achievement in the UK.
Olly appears regularly on BBC1’s ‘Saturday Kitchen’ and as guest presenter for BBC Radio 2’s ‘Good Morning Sunday’. His bank holiday shows on BBC Radio 2 have taken him to Le Gavroche to interview and cook with Michel Roux Jnr, a Bank Holiday Barbecue with Levi Roots, and a Christmas feast with Nadiya Hussain.
Olly has released a new podcast for 2017. A Glass With... takes Olly around the world to interview celebrity guests about wine, themselves, the universe and everything.
He is the Wine Columnist for the Mail on Sunday EVENT Magazine, one third of Three Wine Men and host of many live events around the country. He curates the wine list and wine taster dinners in his award winning bar The Glass House onboard P&O Cruises.
His most recent series Olly Smith’s Ale Trail is currently broadcasting on Travel Channel.
He has written 4 books, has a wine app and his own line in glassware.